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Is It Too Late to Pursue My Dreams? [Ask Celes]

Ask Celes: Is It Too Late to Pursue My Dreams?

Hey everyone! ūüėÄ While we‚Äôre in the middle of the life purpose series (part 3 is coming up, stay tuned), today I‚Äôm excited to address reader Marie-Anne‚Äôs¬†question on whether it‚Äôs too late to pursue her dreams. While Marie-Anne is 60, she asks a question that‚Äôs actually shared by many even in their 20s, 30s, and 40s. Most people tend to…

Have You Seen this Lady Before? (The Market Leader Effect)

Overexposed model:

For the past month, Ken has been telling¬†me about this stock image¬†model who seems to appear everywhere.¬†He would point out her ads¬†whenever we chance by them (for example, there‚Äôs this storage solutions ad near our home with her in it; she’s also in¬†Teamviewer ads, and we use Teamviewer), but I never really believed him. I thought it was just a…

5 Passive Income Myths Blocking You from Earning Passive Income, Debunked

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Hi guys! ūüėÄ In a few days’ time on¬†Dec 6, I’ll be starting a¬†new run of my¬†passive income course. This is my third year teaching the course¬†(3¬†2 seats left by the way, so¬†secure your seat asap to join!¬†Update Dec 5:¬†Our seats are all filled up and registration is now CLOSED!), and I’m super excited to work with the¬†latest batch of…

[Sign Ups CLOSED] Earn Money While You Sleep: Join Passive Income Business Course NOW! [Starts Dec 6]

Passive Income

Update Dec 4: The seats are taken up fast and there are only 8 6¬†3¬†2¬†1 seat left!! If you’re interested¬†in earning passive income and being financially free for life, this is the¬†course for you. Read on for details, and register at the end of the post! Our seats are all filled up and registration is now CLOSED. Thanks everyone for…

From 6-Figure Debt to $20,000/Month Revenue (The 21-Day Incubation Period)

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Have you heard of the term “incubation period”? Medical definition aside, an incubation period refers to the period which an embryo develops within an egg, to the point the egg hatches. Different types of eggs have different incubation periods. With the most common egg, the chicken egg, a 21-day incubation period (give or take a few days) is needed, assuming…

Affirmation Challenge Day 11 [Career]: “I’m doing what I love, and earning lots of money doing it.”

Affirmation Challenge, Day 11 [Career]: "I'm doing what I love, and earning lots of money doing it."

This is Day 11 of the¬†15-Day Affirmation Challenge¬†where¬†hundreds of participants around the world gather to¬†practice positive affirmations for 15 days in July 2014.¬†The challenge is now over, but you can do the tasks in your own time. Visit the¬†overview page¬†for all¬†Affirmation¬†Challenge tasks and posts. Dear everyone, welcome to Day 11 of our 15-Day Affirmation Challenge! ūüėÄ Here is the overview…

Why I Got Depressed Writing My Latest Book: Your Guide Through Development Hell

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Are you working on a project that seems never-ending? Are you on the brink of quitting because the work has turned out to be much more than you anticipated when you signed up for it? If so, welcome to “development hell.” A term that originated in the media industry, “development hell” refers to a state of project limbo where a project gets…

Ask Celes ‚Äď I Just Graduated. Should I Go for My Dream Job or Continue Studying?

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Hi Celes, I’ve enjoyed reading PE since my undergraduate days and your tips on becoming a dean’s lister helped me to get on that elusive list for 2 consecutive years! Many thanks Now that I’ve graduated in July, I have two options:  1) My dream job which I’ve always wanted since university: great earning potential that comes with passing exams and…