27 Jan 2016

How to Dress For a Job Interview: Suits, Style, and the Importance of Body Language

Dress for the job you want… not the job you have. In this episode of The Dorms to Daybeds Podcast, Tony and I discuss how to dress for a job interview. We also discuss the importance of body language and how to conduct yourself like a professional. Tony has a

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26 Jan 2016

How to Prepare For a Job Interview: Know Your Employer. Master Your Brand.

Preparing for a job interview can be one of the most daunting, stressful things you can put yourself through. It certainly was for me. Three years ago, I really wish someone had put together a practical how to prepare for a job interview guide, where they walked me through all

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24 Jan 2016

The Original Strength By Sonny

Who was the original Strength By Sonny? Have you ever wondered who my original source of inspiration was for Strength By Sonny? HINT: It wasn’t my father or anyone else in my family… This is a very reflective post and podcast for me. Strength By Sonny draws its inspiration (from

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18 Jan 2016

Improve Your Social Skills Working These Jobs (As a Young Adult)

I have emphasized the importance of social skills since the beginning of Strength By Sonny. Why have I done this? I have done this because communication makes the world go round. You must have social awareness and you must how to interact with people. That is the bare minimum to

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18 Jan 2016

Blue Collar Jobs, White Collar Jobs, and the Reality of Work Experience

You’re going to have to get a job. In fact, you’re going to have to get several jobs over the course of your career. Blue collar jobs. White collar jobs. Weekend gigs. You will probably do many different things for money. You might get lucky and like some of those

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18 Jan 2016

The Best College Podcast Is Now on iTunes!

And we’re off! What’s up everybody?!!! I’m very excited to announce that The Dorms to Daybeds Podcast is officially underway. This is the best college podcast in the world (really for all young adults) and we’re very excited for what we have to offer you. Episode 1 is our introduction

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16 Jan 2016

2016 Motivational Music

2016 Motivational Music = A Little Bit of Everything What’s up guys? I’ve been behind the scenes working on some awesome content I’m really proud of. The Dorms to Daybeds Podcast should be ready and available for download on I-tunes very soon. Tony and I appreciate your patience. In the meantime,

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13 Jan 2016

Develop a Focused Mindset with 1 Important Practice

*** This article originally appeared as a guest post on Everyday Power Blog *** Mindset is everything. You can accomplish anything you want when you are fueled by a positive, inspired mindset. On the flip side, life becomes very difficult when your mind is unfocused and clouded with negative thoughts.

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12 Jan 2016

How Can You Tell if a Book is Good? (Using the Fortune Cookie Test)

Ever since you were a little kid, the world has been telling you that reading is important. When you were a little kid, you were encouraged to read because reading is fundamental. It’s true. When I was a little kid, I was constantly hammered with the reading is important story.

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12 Jan 2016

How to Read Books in a World Obsessed With Speed

This is not the end all be all write up on how to read books. Read books however you want. Read word for word. Skim. Skip parts then come back to them. The choice is yours. This is simply my way of doing things. This how I read books. This

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