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Gurbaksh Chahal | The Real Art of Success

It’s been a while since my last post. So, I wanted to make this to the point as we start the new year. I’m not going to tell you how to get rich. I’m not going to tell you how you are going to be a millionaire overnight. Nor, am I going to tell you [...]

By | 2017-06-27T06:56:26+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Motivational|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | The Most Beautiful People

“The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of those depths. Beautiful people don’t just happen.” People come in all shapes, sizes, forms and colors. Authenticity is hard to find these days. From the classic fake friend in [...]

By | 2017-04-04T00:59:43+00:00 October 28th, 2015|Motivational|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | Success. It’s got enemies.

Success. It’s got enemies. You can be successful and have enemies or you can be unsuccessful and have friends. The system will fail you. You will realize the more successful you become, you have a target on your back. And, that back is after you. It may even make you realize the system is designed [...]

By | 2017-04-06T16:35:00+00:00 August 27th, 2015|Entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | What’s Harder, Success or Staying Successful?

This is a question only a very few can comprehend, understand, and answer. And, I’m one of them. When I was 16, I dropped out of high school and began my entrepreneurial journey. And, I never thought in my wildest dreams that I’d be as successful as I am. Conversely, I never thought what success [...]

By | 2017-06-07T02:45:50+00:00 June 3rd, 2015|Motivational|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | 2017-06-06T07:23:13+00:00 April 23rd, 2015|Career, Motivational|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | A Few Resolutions Everyone Should Make For 2015

I’m not a fan of resolutions. Because, many of us will create something we will focus on for only the first two weeks. But, we live in a world today where our behaviors have changed. And, maybe in 2015 we can all agree to do the following things to live a happier and prosperous new [...]

By | 2017-06-08T05:32:43+00:00 December 22nd, 2014|Motivational|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | The Worst Interview Questions You Should Never Ask

Interviews are those make-or-break opportunities in life. A few vital minutes when you’re in the spotlight and it’s your chance to shine. This isn’t a rehearsal, it’s the real thing. So, are you going to put your best foot forward or your foot in your mouth? Are you going to put in a star performance? [...]

By | 2017-06-08T06:07:56+00:00 September 9th, 2014|Career|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | Revenge is Sweet. Really? Lebron James vs. Samsung

How should Samsung exact revenge on Lebron James? That was the question being asked by anchors on CNBC after the NBA superstar’s mega-gaffe tweeting about losing all of the data on his phone. King James, who’s a high profile part of Samsung’s $14 billion marketing campaign, tweeted to his 12 million followers: “My phone just [...]

By | 2017-06-27T06:36:06+00:00 March 13th, 2014|Thoughts|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | Avoid the Top Four Fatal Startup Mistakes of 2013

Startups stand little chance of making it. Sadly, three out of four companies are doomed to fail. But not your company. You’re going to be one of the 25 percent that succeed — If you’re willing to listen to some advice and steer clear of some fundamental and fatal mistakes that many entrepreneurs make. I’ve made [...]

By | 2017-06-07T07:10:11+00:00 February 25th, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Oprah

Happy 60th Birthday Oprah! There aren’t many people in the world who are instantly recognizable by their first names. Oprah is one of them. She celebrated her birthday today and in the course of her remarkable life journey has scored success after success in many different aspects of human endeavor. I know that from my [...]

By | 2017-06-07T06:26:20+00:00 January 29th, 2014|Entrepreneurship, Motivational|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | Election 2016: How Big Data + Social Data Will Determine the Next President

The presidential election means big business for the ad industry, with a whopping $6 billion spent on 2012 election ads last year across all media according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Last year’s election broke records, both at the poll and in the boardroom, with recent figures confirming the 2012 election as the most expensive [...]

By | 2017-06-08T05:37:16+00:00 June 25th, 2013|Thoughts|0 Comments

Gurbaksh Chahal | No Chris Brown, My Father Is Not a Terrorist

Hate isn't something we understand when we're born; it's something we're taught. Even the 2012 presidential election exposed the country to weakness by calling into question ethics, character and abilities. It's embarrassing to realize some even questioned the birthplace and religion of our sitting president as even a topic. And on Election Day, instead of [...]

By | 2017-06-23T05:35:03+00:00 November 20th, 2012|Philanthropy|0 Comments

What Gurbaksh Chahal Learned Starting a Foundation

To achieve success, you have to go through an incredible journey of ups and downs. And once you do, you feel humbled. I've realized the beauty of the American Dream is that once you've seen it, you start to think about ways to give back. I've been fortunate to be part of three successful entrepreneurial [...]

By | 2017-06-23T05:29:20+00:00 November 15th, 2012|Philanthropy|0 Comments