Some people really do have a superpower. I am not joking here, how would you call an aptitude that would allow you to have superior results over 90% of people around you? An aptitude that would certainly convey you success in pretty much whatever you are going after. [Read more…]
In my early 20s, I was addicted to paintball; I played almost every weekend for 8 years. I have played recreational guerrilla warfare style of paintball in the forest, and I also competed in competitive speedball style on the tournament field.
Paintball is an amazing war-game because it allow you to try any kind of strategy or tactic in a real-world environment without getting killed.
My team and I quickly realised that the best overall strategy that would give us advantage in any circumstance was basically what we called: Full Offence. [Read more…]
The implication of sending efficient and clear communication to those around us is of tremendous strategic importance. Whether you try to lead your gang, attract and keep women, step ahead of your competition or close successful business deals, communication is not something merely related to success but something your survival highly depends on. [Read more…]
Sometimes, honesty and good intentions are just not cutting it! Working together to find a win-win arrangement is a good interpersonal paradigm to start with, but it is very idealistic and doesn’t work all the time. Everybody has their own agenda, and given this highly competitive world we now live in, they will sooner or later bump into yours. [Read more…]
Whether you’re a good guy or not, inevitably people with conflicting interests will play games with you no matter if you’re at school, in a corporate environment or running a business. Some people will take direct or indirect actions against your greatest interests in order to advance their own agenda. [Read more…]