Happiness versus Relief

What is the difference between happiness and relief, and how does this apply to watch collecting? This is a discussion about our inner-critic, and our inner-cheerleader – along with some thoughts about pursuing lasting joy; not only when it comes to watch collecting, but life in general.

How to be THE LUCKIEST GUY ON THE PLANET in 4 Easy Steps

I told my dad, “I’m a lucky guy.” He said, “But are you lucky in love?” I was six years old. Love was the most disgusting thing in the world to me. What the hell was he talking about? Love was living in another neighborhood at that time. Or another planet. It would be years…

Be Proud of Your Accomplishments, Not Your Affiliations

Daniel Gulati Daniel Gulati is a tech entrepreneur based in New York. He is a coauthor of the new book Passion & Purpose: Stories from the Best and Brightest Young Business Leaders. Follow him on Twitter at @danielgulati. Stuart stood up confidently and addressed the group: “I studied Art History at Yale, worked at Bain…

How To Be More Interesting (In 10 Simple Steps)

How to be interesting (in 10 stupid-simple steps): 1.Go exploring. Explore ideas, places, and opinions. The inside of the echo chamber is where all the boring people hang out. 2. Share what you discover. And be generous when you do. Not everybody went exploring with you. Let them live vicariously through your adventures. 3. Do…

30 Things to Stop Doing to Yourself

When you stop chasing the wrong things you give the right things a chance to catch you. As Maria Robinson once said, “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.”  Nothing could be closer to the truth.  But before you can begin this process…

How to Build a Brand from Scratch

My company set out to revolutionize the workout. But first, we had to put our name on the map. Six months ago, I launched a company with two partners in an industry that I love: Fitness. Our goal wasn’t modest. We were going to revolutionize the gym. We looked at market trends and consumer behavior…