Financial Gravity :: How the Rich Get Richer and the Poor Get Poorer

By |2019-08-20T15:22:28-05:00August 30th, 2007|Categories: Entrepreneurship, Hustle|

As someone who spent most of his 20's in financial disarray, take it from me:
    it's expensive to be broke!

Financial Forces

Have you ever been told that the rich get richer and the poor get poorer? Well, it's true. Several forces are at work keeping the money river flowing from the poor neighborhoods to the shiny houses on the hill.

The 4-Hour Workweek by Timothy Ferriss

By |2017-01-02T15:12:55-06:00July 6th, 2007|Categories: Books, Hustle|

Books have a funny way of showing up at the right time. The 4-hour Workweek by Timothy Ferriss was no exception. This book was recommended to me by two regular Genius Types readers, HalOtis and Joe. Thanks, guys; this book knocked me out. You readers really know what you're talking about. If you have any [...]

Traffic Report :: June 2007

By |2017-01-02T15:12:55-06:00July 3rd, 2007|Categories: Blogging, Entrepreneurship, Hustle, Internet Marketing, Traffic Reports|

Genius Types received 48,952 page views in June. Unique visitors to Genius Types increased from 10,463 in May to 16,938 in June, a 38% increase. Genius Types added 227 feedburner subscribers over the month (a 34% increase), averaging about 7.5 per day and ending the month with 671 subscribers. The compound monthly growth rate (rolling [...]

Build Posture To Close Deals

By |2017-01-02T15:12:56-06:00June 27th, 2007|Categories: Career, Entrepreneurship, Hustle|

Why is it that two people can offer the same terms, product, or service; and one can walk away with the deal while the other is left empty handed? The answer is what negotiators call "posture." The way you present yourself can have powerful effects on your perceived credibility, trustworthiness, and authority. Remember back to [...]

How a Cash Reserve Can Make You Money

By |2019-08-20T15:23:02-05:00May 21st, 2007|Categories: Hustle|

For the first ten years of my adult life (18 to 28), I lived like most Americans: paycheck to paycheck. Every time I got paid, I would send out checks to bill collectors until my account balance was hovering within a few dollars of zero. I never had anything in my savings account because I [...]

Exponential Growth of Money and Success

By |2019-08-20T15:23:10-05:00April 12th, 2007|Categories: Entrepreneurship, Hustle|

Exponential growth is one of the most powerful principles in the universe. Having an intimate understanding of how it works can make you a master of money and success. Basic Definition On the most basic level, the principle states that the bigger something is, the faster it grows. It is most commonly referenced when speaking [...]

Why Novices are Beating You in the Market

By |2019-08-20T15:23:18-05:00February 28th, 2007|Categories: Hustle|

A funny thing happens when you decide to put some work into stock market investing: While you may have been getting decent results before you started paying more attention by picking a few index funds and forgetting about them; now that you are doing your homework it seems the harder you try, the worse you [...]