Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook By Gary Vaynerchuk

2013’s Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook needs a new title, it should be called “The Social Media Handbook.” Period. One of the things that I’ve been working on is leveraging the power of social media to build my personal brand and to grow an audience deep enough to have the clout to become a contributor for the financial media as well as build my own company centered around finance and trading stock options. With this book, Gary literally goes step by step on each platform outlining exactly what does – and what doesn’t work. Review Key takeaway for me: Keep it native. What does that mean? I’m in a different… Read More

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Crush it! By Gary Vaynerchuk

Thanks for coming back, today I’m going to be sharing my personal review and notes of the 2009 (soon to be classic) Crush it! by Gary Vaynerchuk. This is the second book I’ve read by Gary, and while Crushing it! Was amazing, this one was pretty fantastic as well. I personally love to ruin books when I read them. I’ll dog ear them, underline, circle, cross out, leave post its and flags all over them. If they had any resale value when I get done it’s 1000% intrinsic as so body is gonna want these leftovers. I say all that because this one was a library book. So I took… Read More

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Crushing It! By Gary Vaynerchuk

Crushing It! By Gary Vaynerchuk

This is my personal, unbiased notes and review of Crushing it! By Gary Vaynerchuk. Let me first introduce my awareness of Gary. I’m a huge motivational video guy. I’ll watch hours of it a day. One of Gary’s copious rants on YouTube came up while I was listening and I thought I’d give him a shot. My life has literally changed because of it. I absolutely love how passionate he is about making things happen. SO. MANY. BOOKS. Talk about why you should do this or that or give motivational quotes, this book is a literal step by step guide to making an idea into a reality, centered around social… Read More

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Power of Broke

The Power of Broke by Daymond John

The Power of Broke is the most recent book I’ve finished. As I was going through the last 20 or so pages I had a bit of an epiphany. I could use the power of broke in my trading style, hear me out. I recently added quite a bit of capital to my account and have had several successful consecutive months, leading to my account to have grown considerably. However, when I started my account at Tastyworks (after I had learned how to trade stock options the right way) it was with only $2200. The minimum account value to open is $2000, so I only had a $200 buffer before… Read More

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