Stacey Grigas

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The Ultimate Cheat Sheet To Be A Great Negotiator

Someone wants to kill me because I did a bad negotiation with him many many years ago. I hope I never run into him in the street. I’m sorry.<p>A bad …

31 Psychological Life Hacks That You Can Exploit To Give Yourself An Advantage In Social Settings

Impress your friends. Find a potential date. This is how you can manipulate people. You can get that promotion. You can get 400 Retweets. You can do …

13 Easy Ways A Messy Girl Can Clean Up Her Act

A few of my girlfriends are messy. They don’t mean to be, but they are. Notice I said messy instead of dirty; there’s a serious line of difference …

How To Connect Deeply With Anyone (In 5 Minutes)

I’m going to share a game with you. This game will reveal incredible things about whoever plays it; surprise, shock and delight complete strangers, …

My A-Ha Moment, and Tips for Discovering Your Purpose

When I was 22 and fresh out of college, I lived on a really loud, busy street. I’d wake up every morning to the sound of cars racing by. But then, I …

How To Change Equalizer Settings On A Per Song Basis In iTunes 11 [OS X Tips]

If you’ve used iTunes for a while now, you know how to set the Equalizer to a variety of pre-set and custom settings to make your music sound the way you want it, right? You simply head up to the Window menu, and choose Equalizer, or hit Option-Command-Two. The Equalizer window will show up, and …

Cold Busters: Spa-Inspired Ways To Kill A Cold Fast

Nothing can make you feel oh-so-right quite like a spa visit, but what about one that also cures what ails you? Allison Tray at Tres Belle Petite …

Die Hard

11 Rules For Going After The Things You Want In Life

1. Time is the most valuable currency in life, but unfortunately there’s no way to check your account balance. Make <i>immediate</i> moves towards the things …

How To Dominate Your City In 10 Easy Steps

1. Make friends with at least one bartender at each of your top 3 favorite bars.<p>This will make you feel cooler. Feeling cooler helps you make …

Citymaps Will Help You Find the Best Burrito in Town

Whether you're exploring your city or visiting a new one, the research and planning process for a fun itinerary can be overwhelming — and the results …

If You Completely Ignored Your Goals And Focused On This One Thing Would You Get Better Results?

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives — getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, …

30 Things Every Girl Should Have

1. A signature scent.<p>2. The ability to discern when it’s right to walk away, and the strength to do it, along with a sassy booty shake so that they …

53 Badass Quotes That Will Get You Going Again

1. Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.<p><b>Napoleon Hill</b><p>2. I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost …

How I Became Rich Before 30 and How You Can Too

If there is one universal truth, it’s that everyone is looking to get rich quick. This probably explains why so many people are willing to believe …

My Orgasm Is Not A Challenge, Bro

I never orgasm the first time I have sex with a new partner. Never have, and mostly likely never will. I chalk it up to losing my virginity with a …

How The Economy Works According To The World’s Best Investor, And What It Means For You

Ray Dalio is the biggest, and one of the most successful, investors in the world. He has been called the “Steve Jobs of investing.” He has also been …

How to Get Your Resume Past the System and Into Human Hands

Landing an interview for a position in a giant organization can feel impossible if you don’t have any personal connections. People often blame the …

Should You Apply for a Job You’re Not Qualified For?

You’re scanning the career sites online and come across your ultimate dream job. It’s perfect, and you want it. Bad.<p>But wait — they’re looking for …

12 Kermit the Frog Quotes for Your Bad Days

Jim Henson introduced the world to Kermit the Frog in 1955. The affable, kind, Muppet amphibian emulated Henson's spirit and led a gaggle of …

6 Steps To Getting The Perfect Job

By Karyn Spencer,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/18oqulh<p>1. Be yourself.<p>You’ve probably read a lot of advice to clean up your act on social media so …

50 People On ‘What Eases Your Thoughts On Death?’

1.<p>[Epicurus] translated into normal: death isn’t so bad.<br>because when you notice it, its not about you.<br>and when its you, you won’t notice it.<p>2.<p>I’m 59 …

How to Make a Good First Impression at a Job Interview

You know the old saying, “You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” That’s always the case when meeting someone for the first time, …

7 TaskRabbit Jobs to Outsource Your Dirty Work

TaskRabbit, the 5-year-old odd jobs website, is a great way to make or save a few extra bucks — depending which side of the transaction you're on.<p>The …

9 (Tiny) Dating Tricks That Have A Big Payoff

1. When you need someone to open up about something, have them drive you somewhere.<p>People are at ease behind the wheel because they are in charge of …

What It’s Like To Love Someone With Depression

We were truly, madly, deeply, head-over-heels in love. But she was stolen from me in an instant by a terrible, sinister plague; her mind has been …

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For Starting And Running A Business

No joke. This is going be a bullet FAQ on starting a business. If you’re a lawyer, feel free to disagree with me so you can charge someone your BS …