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Running 2 Blogs with 90,000 Monthly Pageviews — While Holding a Full-Time Job [Matt Leyva]

Matt Leyva and his blog traffic growth

Have you tried to start a blog or web business before? If you have, you’ll know it’s not as easy as it looks. This is what PE reader Matt experienced a while after he started his blog which led him to feel overwhelm and procrastinate. Learn how he overcame odds to build 2 blogs with 90,000 monthly pageviews — while holding a full-time job!

Ask Celes – Why is it So Difficult for Me to Take Action?

Back view of a guy at the sea

Hi Celes, I’m grateful that I found your blog. It has helped me a lot in terms of perspective and practical tips. I’ve been through a lot in the past 6 months. I used to work and reside in Brunei, but recently moved back to Penang (my home). After moving and job hunting, I found a job and have been working for the past 3…

The Story of Bullshit


Have you heard of the story of bullshit before? It goes like this: A pheasant was standing in a field chatting with a bull. (Celes: A pheasant is a kind of bird.) “I would love to be able to get to the top of yonder tree,”  sighed the pheasant, “but I haven’t got the energy.” “Well, why…

The Day I Quit My Job to Pursue My Passion: 6 Tips on When to Quit Your Job

Resignation Letter

Last year I was spring cleaning and found my resignation letter to my previous company. This was the same letter that officialized my departure from the corporate world and my pursuing my passion. Today, I thought to share it with you : Dear ****** (my then-manager’s name), I would like to inform you that I am resigning from my…

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

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

Hey everyone! 😀 While we’re in the middle of the life purpose series (part 3 is coming up, stay tuned), today I’m excited to address reader Marie-Anne’s question on whether it’s too late to pursue her dreams. While Marie-Anne is 60, she asks a question that’s actually shared by many even in their 20s, 30s, and…

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’s 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…

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

Money notes

Hi guys! 😀 As someone running a passive income business, I thought to debunk some common myths about passive income (P.I.) that prevent many from earning it. 1. I need to invest / trade forex / get property / etc. to earn passive income. When I was at Never Work Again years ago (essentially a pitch fest seminar for trainers to sell their…

[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…