Chris Dessi

10 Habits That Will Radically Improve Your Life (Today)

Platitudes won’t help you. I know, I’ve tried to implement them all. They’re frustrating.

Go for it! Live for today! Stay motivated!

No kidding.

I’m more interested in how we can radically improve our lives. How can we stay truly motivated? How can we maintain hyper-efficiencies? How can we stay happy at work? How can we find true fulfillment by cultivating the most attractive aspects of our personalities?

Chris Dessi

13 Things Really Successful People Do (Every Day)

I’ve spent the past two years speaking to the most insanely successful people I know. I didn’t just speak to them. I grilled them about their habits. I asked them about what has made them so successful. I turned those interviews into a book.

Here are thirteen things I learned by writing my book that insanely successful people do every single day.

Chris Dessi

6 Books to Change Your Life for the Better

Reading will set you free. Reading will challenge your intellect. Reading will inspire you, stimulate you and keep you growing. Reading can be the secret to your success, and the wise north star guiding you to fulfillment and peace.

So how about it? Here are six books to change your life for the better:

Chris Dessi

How To Produce Stunning Change in Your Life Today

We all want positive change in our lives. We seek to succeed, and to break free from the doldrums of the everyday rat race.

We also know that motivation can be fleeting. So how can we buckle down and shock ourselves into the change we need?

I’m going to share seven ways to produce stunning change in your life immediately.

Chris Dessi TEDx

TEDx Tarrytown Chris Dessi Transcript

It is early September of 2011. My wife and I are in our living room watching television, when suddenly we hear 3 horrifying guttural cries coming from our daughter’s room upstairs.

We immediately ran up the steps, threw open the door to our daughter’s room and found our 8-month-old daughter Olivia in the throws of a seizure.

10 Extraordinary Habits of the Most Passionate People

Exploring how successful people conduct their lives can motivate and guide our own. Sometimes, while seeking deeper understanding, we find ourselves drawn to something other than success.

10 Simple Patterns of the Most Incredibly Successful People

10 Simple Patterns of the Most Incredibly Successful People

5 Ridiculous LinkedIn Mistakes You Need to Immediately Stop Making

5 Ridiculous LinkedIn Mistakes You Need to Immediately Stop Making

This Company Will Make You Unbelievably Happy at Work

This Company Will Make You Unbelievably Happy at Work

Chris Dessi

10 Unexpected Habits To Radically Improve Your Life

Platitudes won’t help you. I know, I’ve tried to implement them all. They’re frustrating.

Go for it! Live for today! Stay motivated!

No kidding.

24 Ways Ordinary People Have Achieved Extraordinary Success

24 Ways Ordinary People Have Achieved Extraordinary Success

Last year, I contacted the most successful people I know. I interviewed them on my blog, and then compiled those interviews into a book, Just Like You: 24 Interviews of Ordinary People Who’ve Achieved Extraordinary Success.

5 Powerful Leadership Lessons I Learned the Day My Father Died

In the final days of my Father’s life we knew he was dying. Frankly, so did he. Our family flew in from around the country and hunkered down. In those final days, I learned more about life than my previous 39 years. Today I’d like to share that with you.

Jane West

This Female Marijuana Entrepreneur Is Sparking a Movement and Building an Empire

Three years ago Jane West was a mid-level corporate manager, housewife and mother of two. Today West is sparking a movement and building an empire.

Named one of the “Most Influential People in Cannabis” by the International Business Times. West has been featured in Fortune Magazine, Newsweek, and Fast Company. She’s a savvy businesswoman for sure.

This TED Talk Explains the 5 Reasons Why Startups Succeed

Bill Gross loves startups. He believes the best ones can unlock human potential. Bill wanted to pin point what factors or factor accounts the most for a companies success or failure?

7 Steps to Completely Dominating Your Industry

Over the years I’ve boiled my path down to a handful of powerful steps to thought leadership. Here are 7 steps to becoming a leading voice in your industry.

5 Ways to Create Big Things On A Shoestring Budget

While I admire those who do big things with big budgets, I worship those unicorns that do big things with small budgets. It’s no secret that money makes most things easier, but when budgets are tight creativity thrives.

3 Business Books That Could Hurt Your Career–And What to Read Instead

Certain popular business books, when interpreted incorrectly can backfire in serious ways

Chris Dessi Motivated

10 Simple Ways to Stay Motivated Every. Single. Day.

Everyone is motivated differently–but these ten simple methods to motivate yourself every day should cover all your bases.

5 Things You Say at Work That Make You Sound Old

If your cultural references are outdated and you keep trying (poorly) to relate with Millennials, it could have a tangible effect on your career.