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How Ken Jeong Went From Doctor To Hangover’s Mr. Chow

Posted on May 22, 2013 in Articles | 1 comment

How Ken Jeong Went From Doctor To Hangover’s Mr. Chow

A lot of people go through life committing to a career that they do not enjoy. Rather than doing something that they love, they end up doing something that they were forced to go to school for by their parents, or staying at a job that offers them a long term sense of security. However, doing something that you truly enjoy not only offers you a higher sense of self-fulfillment, but also allows you to excel to new heights through increased motivation and inspiration to overcome challenges that life throws at you. Many of you know Ken Jeong as...

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Food for Thought – What We Eat Affects Productivity

Posted on May 12, 2013 in Articles | 0 comments

Food for Thought – What We Eat Affects Productivity

Have you ever been working so hard that you forget to take a break and eat? I’m sure it has. For instance, many times we’ll get caught the middle of something and we keep telling ourselves that we’ll take that lunch break as soon as we’re done this one last thing. We don’t realize, but that one thing eventually turns into another, and then another, and before you know it’s time to go home. This happened to me today, and I wondered if food has any effect on productivity? As it turns out, food and productivity...

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How Lack Of Sleep Will Affect You

Posted on April 23, 2013 in Articles | 0 comments

How Lack Of Sleep Will Affect You

Sleep /slēp/ Noun The natural periodic suspension of consciousness during which the powers of the body are restored. Most of us probably don’t get enough sleep. After all, we are busy people. There just never seems to be enough time in a day to do everything that we want to do. If we’re not at school, we’re at work. If we’re not at work, we’re running errands. At the end of the day what happens? We suffer from lack of sleep. Whether if you’re still in school or if you’re working, sleep is one of the...

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Tony Hsieh on Delivering Happiness [Video]

Posted on April 17, 2013 in Articles | 0 comments

Tony Hsieh on Delivering Happiness [Video]

When it comes to running a successful business, one of my role models is Tony Hsieh. I’ve watched countless interviews, speeches and read his book enough times to learn that it takes more than just selling a good product or service to become one of the greats. Tony Hsieh, is an internet entrepreneur and successful VC. He became the CEO of one of his investment projects, Zappos – which is now one of the world’s largest online shoe retailers, raking in $1-billion in sales annually. Prior to Zappos he also co-founded...

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Kevin Rose – What Makes A Good Startup / Product

Posted on April 12, 2013 in Articles | 0 comments

Kevin Rose – What Makes A Good Startup / Product

Here at Quotivee we’re all about doing what you love. If you ever had an idea, whether it be for a new innovative product or service, a website, or a mobile app, or even a different career, go for it. We encourage you to go start that project you always think and talk about, go and make it into a reality. If you do pursue the project, I’m sure you’d like to monetize off that idea eventually. After all, who wouldn’t want to make money doing something they enjoy? Here is the part where you google the name Kevin Rose. He...

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Leadership and Inspirational Teachings from Nicholas Tse, HK Artist

Posted on April 5, 2013 in Articles | 0 comments

Leadership and Inspirational Teachings from Nicholas Tse, HK Artist

Some of you know Nicholas Tse as an actor, starring in Hong Kong films like Gen-X Cops and New Police Story. Some of you may know him as a musician and artist, putting out chart topping singles for the past 15 years. Many of you may not even know him at all. However, aside from being a pop star and HK icon, Tse is actually the CEO of the billion dollar company, Post Production Office Limited, the largest special effects company in Hong Kong. The HKUST Business School conducted an interview and case study on Tse in January and I want to share...

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9 Business Tips to Learn from The Walking Dead

Posted on March 31, 2013 in Articles | 0 comments

9 Business Tips to Learn from The Walking Dead

Is running a business the same as running away from zombies?  It may sound crazy but yes there are many similarities between the success of a company and man eating walking dead people. What happens when unexpected changes occur? How should we cope with it?  Most importantly, how can we make the most out of it. With running a successful business, you will have to develop the ability to make sudden decisions, adapt to sudden changes, control your surroundings, provide strong leadership to your teams, and prepare for the worst. There are...

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5 Reasons Why You Keep Putting Off Your Side Project

Posted on March 21, 2013 in Articles | 0 comments

5 Reasons Why You Keep Putting Off Your Side Project

Many people try to find the time to work on personal side projects.  However only a small amount actually manage to get their project started and even fewer have it completed. Work-life balance is something everyone must be able to manage in their own ways.  It is always beneficial to set some time aside for these projects, especially ones that will teach you new skills, improve your lifestyle, and help you gain more experience.  It doesn’t have to (and shouldn’t) relate to anything you do at work.  I don’t believe in...

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4 Never Give Up Stories To Keep You Going

Posted on March 18, 2013 in Articles | 4 comments

4 Never Give Up Stories To Keep You Going

Regardless of what other people think, if you have an idea that you truly believe in, don’t give up on it just because they tell you to. People are slow to accept change and new ideas can often seem stupid or unreasonable. However, if it weren’t for the people who took the first leaps and continued working to make their ideas happen, we wouldn’t be able to enjoy the many luxuries that we have today. Here are 4 never give up stories to help you keep going and to help you pursue your dreams, goals and ideas. 1. Howard Schultz...

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Motivational Interview: Building a Home Gym (Video)

Posted on March 15, 2013 in Articles, Health & Fitness | 0 comments

Motivational Interview: Building a Home Gym (Video)

This week we did something special and got our video team to interview Mike Lam, the creator of the Muscle Factory. The gym is about building a community of people who are committed to improving their lives, regardless of their culture, financial status, age, physical health, or other unique circumstances.  The ideas shared within the Muscle Factory give rise to new thoughts, desires, and outlooks on all aspects of life. By using both low-tech, homemade equipment and state of the art weight training equipment, the Muscle Factory aims to...

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