The 3 Part Solution for Building Impressive Arms

Big arms. We all want them. Every day in the gym you'll see fellas pounding out curls for the girls, trying to build up their arms. The thing about arms is that for some guys they are easy to build, for other guys they are hard to build. Next time you are in the gym you can take a look around and you may notice a few things. Guys that have big arms … [Read more...]

How Money Can Naturally Raise Your Testosterone Levels


The more money you have the more of an alpha dog you are. I used to be a real down to earth, go with the flow, "yeah, hey man it's whatever" kind of guy. I was also poor. When I started making money I started demanding things and I started getting things done my way. I started saying "no" as easily as most people say "yeah, uh, I guess that's ok". I … [Read more...]

How to Improve Your Mood by Making More Money

From the Desk of Victor Pride Monday, April 22, 2013 Subj: $$$$$$$$$$$$$ ------------------------------ Friends of Bold and Determined, you may have noticed a dearth of posts in the last 6 months. I took a detour into bodybuilding, with all that entails, and as I have said many times multi-tasking is for girls. You do one thing until you have it … [Read more...]

So You Want to Be a Professional Blogger Part 3

From the desk of Victor Pride Monday, April 15, 2013 Location: Bangkok Subj: 3 ways to make money from your blog Previous entries: So You Want to Be a Professional Blogger Part 1 and Part 2 -------------------------- Money. Money is freedom and power. I used to be a bit of an "easy-going, go with the flow" kind of guy. Do you know what … [Read more...]

So You Want to Be a Professional Blogger Part 2

From the desk of Victor Pride Tuesday, March 26, 2013 Location: Nha Trang, Vietnam Sub: Technical tools needed for an exciting pro blogging career So You Want to Be a Professional Blogger Part 1 and Part 3. -------------------------------------- In the first installment of this series we looked at the mindset necessary to unlock the corporate … [Read more...]

So You Want to Be a Professional Blogger

From the desk of Victor Pride Wednesday, March 20, 2013 Location: Saigon Alternate title: Creative steps to becoming a pro blogger Professional Blogger: One who makes a monetary living from a blog or blogs -------------------------------------- "Wow, can you show me how to do that?" That is the question I always get when I try and … [Read more...]

The ‘Make it and Take it’ Principle of Life

From the desk of Victor Pride Monday, February 18, 2013 Alternate Title: How to Find Your Place in Life ------------------------------ Someone recently asked me what I think about the Law of Attraction. Is it the real deal or is it new age hocus pocus? The Law of Attraction is the theory that you can create what you want. It is the theory that by truly … [Read more...]

Can You Eat Junkfood and Stay Lean? (and a coconut smoothie recipe)

I have good news, friends. The answer to the above question is yes, you can eat junkfood and stay lean. In some cases you can even eat junkfood and lose weight and fat. Today, I will share with you the secret to eating junkfood and staying lean and mean. But first, let me show you a picture of me after having eaten junkfood almost daily for the past … [Read more...]

The 21 Rules of the Rich (and how you can emulate them)

I recently ran across this article entitled 21 Ways Rich People Think Differently Than Average People based on a book called How Rich People Think. I was immediately struck by the similarities between the writing on Bold and Determined and the thoughts of the rich elite. The 21 rules of the rich are in bold and my thoughts are underneath. 1) Average … [Read more...]

How to Find the Motivation to Succeed

Often I hear comments along the lines of "Victor, help! I just can't find the motivation to ________". I have the answer to this dilemma but it may not be the one you'd like to hear. The motivation is already there, but it's only there for things you truly want or need to do. If you have to find motivation externally then you don't truly want to do it, … [Read more...]