You’ll be surprise, for rich people saving money is not the priority…

Honestly, how many times have you checked your bank account and then safely conclude, there’s not much in my account?

I got used to it. But don’t get used to it. Or else you will be living your…


Photo by Jernej Graj on Unsplash

When I was still working in the Philippines, I worked with several brilliant Japanese engineers (NEC Corporation). We were producing printed circuit boards at that time, and the Japanese engineers were teaching us the efficient production of the product.

At that time, I don’t have any idea what these management…


The technical term for failure is “it sucks”, but it is a very important part of the equation, here’s ways to bounce back

It sucks to fail, but you need it.

In this blog post, I want to tell you how not to give up when things don’t go your way. It’s easy enough for a failure or…


Your boss will ask how you do it and your co-workers will envy you.

Let these marbles in the jar helped you in being smooth and efficient

I heard of a co-worker who would start his day by putting an empty jar on his left desk and another jar to his right, full of colorful marbles, around 120 marbles.

He would then start calling prospective customers. …


They said that what you want is on the other side of fear, here’s how to remove fear out of the equation (or at least neutralize it).

Fear is crippling to your progress, but it should not be. Number 3 is my favorite

If you’re a marketer and have ever experienced that feeling of fear when it comes to what you want in life (and specially…


These are real life situations that zap your brain

You can rewire your brain

When my kid was younger, like 8 years old, every time I put the fries in his lap for him to eat, I would simultaneously pickup two fries and pop out in my mouth.

That’s without thinking.

That’s how powerful habit is, it’s automatic.

For the past months, I tried…


When you ‘ask’ or pray for rain, shouldn’t you be expecting rain too? This little girl expected the rain

In a small farm community, crops were dying because the summer turned into an inferno. The farmland turned from green to brown, and leaves dried and crumbled.

When the wind blows, the place turned into a dust bowl. …


I’ve spent 2.5 hours per day on Facebook last week, and this is how I will claim those time back.

I swiped my phone and then read a post from my friend yapping about not getting vaccine.

Her point is that that the government is feeding us a bunch of…


World Class Athletes use these mental games.

When I was handed a pink slip in my previous job, I hated the feeling of being ‘let go’.

I have a family to feed and a toddler in tow. In the first few weeks, I scrambled to look for jobs. I got a Ph.D. but it wasn’t easy. …


Two decades ago, part of my job as a graduate student was to proctor a final examination of huge introductory class.

If you’ve taken general science classes in huge university settings (think Chemistry 101, Biology 101), these finals are usually occurs in huge lecture halls.

My job was to make…

Katie Seymour, Ph.D.

Entrepreneur, Mom, Scientist. Not necessarily in that order. I blog about productivity/positive thinking. This is my blog/journey to $10k/day as a marketer.

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