Gurbaksh Chahal | 6 Things You Can Do Before Breakfast to Make Your Day a Success

Good morning! I mean it. Have a good start to your day and you’ll greatly enhance your chances of having a successful day, every day. The discipline of an early bird will manifest itself in many ways, or as Benjamin Franklin put it way back in the 1700’s, “Early to bed and early to rise […]

Posted October 28, 2015, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Steve Jobs’ Last Words


Gurbaksh Chahal | Steve Jobs’ Last Words

There is a claim that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs left behind a deathbed essay about how the “non-stop pursuit of wealth will only turn a person into a twisted being, just like me.” To many entrepreneurs, he is a legend and the epitome of success, having created the most valuable company in the world, and […]

Posted April 23, 2015, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Life and Business


Gurbaksh Chahal | 8 Things Life Taught Me

Throughout my journey, I’ve had my various ups and downs in my life that have tested my ability to stay successful. Everyone reaches these breaking points but life’s ups and downs are what define our hidden purpose in life. Here are 8 things everyone should know about life and business that I wish someone told […]

Posted April 15, 2015, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Your IQ vs. EQ


Gurbaksh Chahal | Your IQ vs. EQ. What matters more?

We’re all intelligent—in one way or another. The architect uses a different kind of intelligence to a neurologist; a master carpenter is different to a scientist; a concert pianist to a mathematician; a motivational speaker to…well, you get the point. There are different ways of acknowledging and measuring intelligence and the idea of a fixed […]

Posted April 12, 2015, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Interview Questions


Gurbaksh Chahal | Smart Answers to Awkward Interview Questions

An interview can be an intense experience. You’ve only got a few minutes to make a vital, possibly life-changing impression. The interviewer knows all about you on paper. He’s gone through your résumé. He knows what exams you’ve passed. He can see what positions you’ve held. But all of that’s nothing compared to him getting […]

Posted April 7, 2015, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Gurbaksh Chahal Advice


Gurbaksh Chahal | Best Advice: “Never Give Up”— the lesson I learned from my Father

It was October 27, 1997. I remember it as if it was yesterday. My family’s dream home was already half built. It was to be our escape from the small, cramped house in the projects that I shared with my parents, my paternal grandmother and three siblings. Then the stock market crashed. The NYSE plummeted […]

Posted March 31, 2015, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

tips for hiring the perfect people


Gurbaksh Chahal | The Best Ways to Hire Perfection

“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” In five minutes, I can look someone in the eye and figure out if they are going to survive and have what it takes to win. Is this someone who has the charisma? Chemistry tells me everything. It’s amazing, how much we’re […]

Posted March 25, 2015, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Things That Dictate Your Happiness


Gurbaksh Chahal | Seven Things in Life That Dictate Your Happiness

Your Friends The biggest threat can sometimes be the people you surround yourself with. It’s important to be surrounded by those who only want the best for you. Who you eat with, is who you will become. Keep away from the naysayers, darkness resides there. Trust your gut. We are complicated creatures. That inexplicable feeling […]

Posted March 24, 2015, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Confidence. Conviction. Charisma.


Gurbaksh Chahal | Confidence. Conviction. Charisma.

Some people have it; many people don’t. But there are three attributes you need to develop if you want to master the art of the sale. They’re the three C’s: Confidence. Conviction. Charisma. If you have these attributes, there isn’t a single thing you can’t sell. CONFIDENCE Do you have the confidence in yourself to […]

Posted March 15, 2015, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

G Chahal job interview tips


Gurbaksh Chahal | 10 Things Not To Do In An Interview

It’s a potential life-changing event—yet so many people get it wrong. I’m talking about going for an interview for a position you really want; one that could have a dramatic impact on the rest of your life. So, why is it that so many prospective employees don’t seem to grasp the essentials of getting the […]

Posted March 12, 2015, BY Gurbaksh Chahal