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Entries by Chris Guillebeau from 11/2010

The Decision to Be Remarkable

| Posted 11.03.2010 | Healthy Living

Of all the steps required to change the world in the way you see fit, the decision to be remarkable is the most important. If you don't take decisive action, nothing else will ever change.

Starting Over

| Posted 11.05.2010 | Healthy Living

The question comes up a lot: "If you were starting over with this project, what would you do differently?" In my case, I probably wouldn't put the d...

Why You Should Quit Your Job and Travel Around the World

| Posted 11.09.2010 | Travel

There is nothing wrong with the general concept of delayed gratification. What is dangerous, is when delayed gratification becomes an excuse for not living the life you want.

How to Get Paid for What You Love

| Posted 11.12.2010 | Business

To get paid for what you love, you must inspire, educate, or entertain -- preferably at least two of the three. But one way or another, you'll get paid for helping people, not just being awesome.

Who You Are and What They Say

| Posted 11.16.2010 | Healthy Living

If you are confident, they will say you are arrogant. If you are deliberate, they will say you are too sure of yourself. If you have a sense of purpose, they will say you are self-absorbed.

Killing Time

| Posted 11.19.2010 | Travel

I did a media call for a journalist on the subject of "time management" recently. When I heard the topic, I was worried: one, I don't think I'm that ...

The Unconventional Strategy in Action

| Posted 11.23.2010 | World

Most of the time, the obvious way around an obstacle isn't the only way. Looking for another option is called the unconventional strategy -- when you...