Inspiration

How to just do it

This is a post that has definitely motivated me many times and I feel like I have to share it with everyone. I want to make sure that there is a copy alive of this somewhere else on the net. Here is the link to the post though. How to just do it “Just do it.” Three simple words that are simply powerful. Nike made this phrase famous, but it’s not just a marketing gimmick. All you need is to...

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FIU Real Estate Student Association

FIU Real Estate Student Association

I have updated this blog in a while because I’ve been very busy lately. In the Fall 2009 semester, I decided to take the initiative and get things moving within the Real Estate Student Association at FIU. Dr William Hardin, the Director of the Real Estate program, sent out an email and despite not being a real estate major, but a management major, I decided to be proactive and take the...

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How Successful People Think

I don’t like bombarding myself with useless information. Since there’s an endless amount of information in the world, I have to discern which piece of material is worth my time and which piece isn’t. The book How Successful People Think by John C Maxwell seemed like a book that I shouldn’t read, but because of the title and the size of the book, I decided to check it out...

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Feed your best life!

I love reading articles from Dumb Little Man for all the value they give out. They have tons of articles about motivation, self-help, etc, and I stumbled upon an article that I had saved a while ago to read later. Now is that later time, and there’s such a great story in the article that I’m going to copy it here. One evening, an old Cherokee told his grandson about a battle that goes...

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A Course in Miracles

This past Wednesday, February 25th 2009, I went to the Marianne Williamson lecture titled, “A Course in Miracles.” I went there as a part of the FIU Center for Spirituality and Religious Studies. Now while I’m not a part of the program, I am an FIU student that’s interested in many things, among them, the ideas behind spirituality. So as soon as we started, she had us...

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Interesting quote

Benjamin Zander at Ted Talks mentioned a lady that survived Auschwitz and told him something that went along the lines of, “I will never say anything that couldn’t stand as the last thing I ever say.” I wonder who the original author is. I wonder who this lady from Auschwitz is so that I could properly attribute the quote to her.

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