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Gurbaksh Chahal | The Power of Persistence

It's how you rise from a fall that truly defines you as a man.  Basketball legend Michael Jordan knows a lot about persistence. Discussing his stellar career he once noted that he had missed more than 9,000 shots and had lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions when he had been entrusted with the game [...]

By | 2017-04-04T23:22:53+00:00 April 20th, 2015|Entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | Making the First Impression Count

There's an old saying with which we’re all familiar, and its true: You never get a second chance to make a first impression. It’s of paramount importance, so, whenever you meet someone for the first time—especially in a business environment—you always put your best foot forward. Within a matter of seconds of meeting someone I’m [...]

By | 2017-04-04T23:51:52+00:00 April 14th, 2015|Business|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | The Advice I’d Give To a 16-year-old Me

A young student at Pace University recently asked me a great question: What would you do differently if you’d known at the age of 16, what you know now? I answered the question on the spot but it struck a chord to such an extent that I gave it even more serious thought ever since. [...]

By | 2017-04-05T01:52:33+00:00 March 26th, 2015|Entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | Why You Need to Stay in School—From a High School Drop-out

Stay in school. Turn off the TV. Stop reading the headlines. I’m sorry, but you are not going to change the world. At least not right away. First and foremost, don’t get lost in the hype of Silicon Valley. Focus on your higher education so you can attain the necessary tools that will help you [...]

By | 2017-04-05T02:04:30+00:00 March 26th, 2015|Entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | How to Be a Successful Closer

Everybody negotiates all the time. It’s part of everyday life. But most people just don’t have what it takes when it comes to getting the best personal outcome. They get jittery. They squirm. Some are stretched so far beyond their comfort zone they can literally feel ill. But in business being able to successfully close [...]

By | 2017-04-05T19:38:31+00:00 March 19th, 2015|Business|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | Growing a Thick Skin

“Even after all this time the sun never says to the earth, “You Owe Me.” Look at what happens with a love like that. It lights the whole sky.”  Not only in the world of business, but also in the grand scheme of things, in order to thrive in today's society - you have to [...]

By | 2017-04-05T19:41:39+00:00 March 19th, 2015|Business, Motivational|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | Success Is How High You Bounce When You Hit Rock Bottom

We all have our low points. Whether they are personal or professional. We hit roadblocks and obstacles all the time. At some point, we think quitting is the only option. But, let me be the first to say the day you quit, is the day you lose forever. Nobody remembers that journey and nobody wants [...]

By | 2017-04-05T20:12:53+00:00 March 18th, 2015|Entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | 15 Things Leaders Never Do

"If your actions inspire others to do more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader." It’s tough to get anywhere in the world of business if you’re not able to display leadership. If you want to quarterback a winning team you need to be assertive in exhibiting your skills at being [...]

By | 2017-04-05T20:23:33+00:00 March 17th, 2015|Business|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | 9 Habits That Will Make You A Success

Some people dismiss intuition out-of-hand; they scornfully regard it as a lucky guess. Others, on the other hand, regard intuition as some kind of mystical power. For me, I think of it as a great gift that cannot be ignored and I agree with the statement of one well-known writer: “Intuition is seeing with the [...]

By | 2017-04-14T19:15:07+00:00 March 13th, 2015|Entrepreneurship, Motivational|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | 10 Reasons Why You Need a Thick Skin

Grow a thick skin—a very thick skin. People will question your ability to succeed, and the loudest among them might make you doubt your own talents, so you’ll need a thick skin to drown out the noise. The silence will help you focus on your objective, and you will prevail. Here are 10 ways that [...]

By | 2017-04-14T19:15:44+00:00 March 6th, 2015|Entrepreneurship|0 Comments