The Hustler’s Playbook: On Wealth, Envy, and Creating Value

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Right now it’s popular to talk down wealth and the wealthy. But there is a deep, dark psychology at work here. It’s as old as time, and it’s called envy. Envy is feeding the wrong wolf. It Doesn’t Make You Green Envy and jealousy are different (although both are unhealthy). … [Read more...]

Mailbag: Escaping and Success

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I knew that my Escaping the Circumstances of Your Birth post would draw out a few comments, and likely some dissenters. This isn’t so much dissent as an interesting comment that was sent by email. Anonymous writes: “It seems that you are advocating being successful so you … [Read more...]