• Keep Things Simple, and They Will Be Easier

    by • April 15, 2013 • 3 Comments

    Lazy and Chillin'

    A Movie That Gets Things Right I love it when I watch a movie that gets things right. It’s 2013 and with the popularity of American Romantic Comedies most movies these days get everything wrong. It’s awful really. I’m sure its poisonous for us on some level. The current state of sitcoms isn’t much...

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    My 5 Biggest Regrets About Going to College

    by • April 4, 2013 • 4 Comments

    Me, "excited" to be with Chamillionaire, circa 2005

    1.) Choosing Engineering Over Business When I applied to the University of Texas, engineering and business were initially about equal in my mind. And with due reason – they largely are rivals at UT in some sense. Cockrell Engineering School, McCombs Business School – probably the two main schools at UT that churn out...

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    by • March 29, 2013 •

    All-American Access I’m always amazed by most Americans’ view of travel. Like it’s so “exotic” or something special or something everybody can’t do. But, that’s completely false. If you’re American, you can travel. All you really need to do is get your passport. Personally, I feel like as an American, we are blessed to be able...

    by • March 22, 2013 •

    What I find particularly irksome about America today, is the extremes have the loudest voices. Whether it’s democrats vs. republicans, liberals vs. conservatives, blacks vs. whites, Christians vs. Everybody, Everybody vs. Muslims, Feminists vs. Men’s Rights, the NRA vs. common sense, etc. I don’t care who you are, if you’re so extreme, you can...

    by • March 19, 2013 •

    I’m going to make a case for an important skill that anybody wanting to achieve success should look to develop and harness: overconfidence. Yes, that’s right. Overconfidence. Otherwise called: “cockiness”, “arrogance”, or to my UK friends, better known as “Alan Sugar Syndrome” People hear all of the time that they should approach things with...

    by • March 13, 2013 •

    Some of you may have already seen this post, as it was a note on my Facebook page from about a year ago. Nevertheless, I figured it’d be a good re-post here, because I wanted to start the blog off on a fun note…. All I wanted to do was get to Texas for...