The Power In Lists

The Power In Lists

The Power In ListsIn college I was a resident assistant.  The Housing department took their job (and ours) very seriously.  As a mandatory RA requirement, we were forced to take a 3 hour course on leadership - specifically relating to our jobs.  The course was mainly centered around personal development and the different styles of leadership.  Occasionally, we would perform activities focused on our own communities which was useful, but for the most part, the class was a joke.

I came to realize just how many of the resident assistants surrounding me thought of themselves as some sort of enlightened advisers, sporting 'holier-than-thou', third-level mentalities.  The class concluded with the lesson "Leadership can't be defined, everyone's a leader!"

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Investment to Reward Ratio List - Coin Stack

Simple One-Time High Investment to Reward Ratio List

Originally Posted On January 1, 2016

Investment to Reward Ratio ListIn my last post, I discussed the concept of maximizing your investment to reward ratio and mentioned I'd be posting a list of low commitment, one-time, high investment to reward ratio applications so that you can reap rewards in your daily life without taking away much time to your schedule.  For those eagerly waiting, I've delivered!  This list is subject to change as opportunities come and go.  If any of you know of any other one-time investments that you think should be on this list, let me know and I'll check them out!Continue reading