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If you want to escape the 9-5 grind, create several streams of passive income, and live your dream lifestyle, then, you will probably love my stuff. Hey there :) I am Salman Ahsan and this is my personal blog where I share my real life experience with marketing, self development, business, entrepreneurship, mobile apps and other cool stuff. I am not a millionaire yet but I am hustling my way to it. I am transparent; I lead and teach by example. If my stuff helps you in some way, don’t be shy to let me know. :) Read More
New Facebook Page Hijack Scam

New Facebook Page Hijack Scam

There is a new facebook scam that is being spread around. This one seems to be more sophisticated compared to the other scams you might have come across. Thanks to GST from bhw for the source and heads up. So here’s how the new scam works. Someone claiming to be a security personnel from facebook sends a message indicating that your facebook fan page needs to be updated with your personal details or else you will lose access to it. If you look at the picture above, you can tell that it looks very legit. It doesn’t contain any weird or shady links so most people can easily fall for it. The fear of losing access to the page forces the user to comply and give up the details. Of course, if you have a fan page with ton of fans, you will want to act fast in order to save your page. But wait… They then ask you to […]

Lend a helping hand – Watch this and get inspired! [VIDEO]

Lend a helping hand – Watch this and get inspired! [VIDEO]

Have you ever wondered how doing some simple and very small things for people can make a huge impact? When was the last time you did something for someone that made him or her smile? Doing simple things for people can bring happiness to their life and the reward you get is priceless – a beautiful smile. Most of the time, we are busy in our life. We always think about ourselves and things that matter to us. Why do we have to be so selfish at times that we can’t even help someone in need, even if it costs us a minute of our time? Why do we ignore our surrounding and put ourselves ahead of the rest? My friends, give a little love and get so much back. Watch this awesome video below and get inspired. When was the last time you lent a helping hand?

The Billion Dollar Startups [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Billion Dollar Startups [INFOGRAPHIC]

Most of the time we talk about the million dollar start ups and how they have started from scratch; some even started from their basement. Frankly speaking, there are ton of million dollar start ups now but sadly the million dollar doesn’t sound cool any more. You know what sounds cool? Billion dollars with a B Not all companies have made it to a billion dollar valuation beside a few such as Facebook, Instagram, Evernote etc. Today, I am sharing an interesting infographic which was recently sent to me by a staff from staff.com. I found it interesting since it not only shows the start ups but also their market value, number of employees etc. And if you closely notice, most of these companies are involved with social media. Let me know what you think! The Billion Dollar Start Ups ! via @ staff.com Talk soon amigos

Third Pillar of Facebook : Introducing Graph Search

Third Pillar of Facebook : Introducing Graph Search

Earlier today, facebook unveiled its new Graph Search feature which is known as the “third pillar” of facebook’s ecosystem. It is integrated with Microsoft’s Bing Search engine. After the news feed and the timeline, this is probably the next big feature which is currently in beta mode and has not been rolled out to everyone yet. At a first glance, you can tell that it’s a pretty neat feature and it definitely has great potential. So what is this Facebook Graph Search and how is it different from Google? Graph Search allows you to find more of what you are looking for through your friends and connections. For example, if you want to find all of your friends who are single and live around your area, you can simply type “friends who are single and live in Richmond” on the graph search and get some cool result Or you could search for the restaurants your friends visited Or you could find which […]

Happy New Years – Stop Resolutions, Start Taking Action!

Happy New Years – Stop Resolutions, Start Taking Action!

Happy New Years to my fellow comrades Hope all is well with everyone. I am heading to the Big Apple in a couple of hours and will be there till the 3rd so if anyone of you visit that area, feel free to hit me up. Maybe we can get a beer together. New Year’s resolution really don’t make much sense to me because every time we set long-ass unrealistic goals and it never works out. Well, of course, we all get satisfaction from writing down goals before the new years but my friends, there is no point in writing down goals if you’re not willing to make them happen. Like I say, walk your talk or else shut up. My goals have been pretty much the same since 2010. All I do is try to develop and get closer to each of them every day, every year. If you are not accomplishing your previous goals, you cannot move forward […]