Cory Crush a.k.a. Cory Groshek | Manifestation Machine
When Was the Last Time You Googled Yourself? (And Why You Need To, Especially If You’re an Entrepreneur)
Sep21

When Was the Last Time You Googled Yourself? (And Why You Need To, Especially If You’re an Entrepreneur)

WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME YOU GOOGLED YOURSELF? We use Google for many things. We use it for e-mail purposes (Gmail), to satisfy our video-watching habit (YouTube), and to find great deals on the things we are shopping for. Most often, however, we use it, for the purpose for which it was originally designed, which is as a search engine, to search for anything and everything we either need or would like to know, such as how to plant a...

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Confessions of an Existential Nihilist Life Coach (How the Inherent Meaninglessness of Life Can Make Helping Others a Helluva Lot Harder)
Sep14

Confessions of an Existential Nihilist Life Coach (How the Inherent Meaninglessness of Life Can Make Helping Others a Helluva Lot Harder)

EXISTENTIAL NIHILISM AND MANIFESTATION DON’T MIX…OR DO THEY? As the owner of the Manifestation Machine personal growth and development brand, a so-called “success guru”, and a “life coach” (or what I prefer to call a Peak Potential Coach, since the term “life coach” is so cliché and Peak Potential Coach far more accurately describes what I do), one of my jobs is to help people figure out what they want, as well as why they want it. In...

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Why I Unsubscribed from Tai Lopez’s Mailing List (The Conundrum of Content Over-Creation in the Age of the Internet)
Aug30

Why I Unsubscribed from Tai Lopez’s Mailing List (The Conundrum of Content Over-Creation in the Age of the Internet)

I REALLY LIKE TAI LOPEZ, I REALLY DO And you know what? Unlike many people, I don’t even find his videos, like the “In my garage” video that made him famous (which has been ridiculed to no end by YouTubers like h3h3 Productions) to be all that annoying, but I must say, one thing about him I did find annoying about him recently was the deluge of daily e-mails I began to receive from him upon signing up for his mailing list through his...

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This is Exactly How to NOT Get What You Want in Life (First Charlottesville and Now Green Bay)
Aug24

This is Exactly How to NOT Get What You Want in Life (First Charlottesville and Now Green Bay)

FIRST CHARLOTTESVILLE AND NOW GREEN BAY [Disclosure: The following content includes links to products and/or services on Amazon.com. If you make a purchase through these links, we will receive a commission from Amazon.com, which will support Manifestation Machine and help keep our content free. You will not incur any additional charges in exchange for your support.] To say that I’m angry right now would be a major...

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Back Away from the Kool-Aid! (A Guide to Setting Aside Your Ego, Saving Face, and Perhaps Even Becoming Successful)
Aug07

Back Away from the Kool-Aid! (A Guide to Setting Aside Your Ego, Saving Face, and Perhaps Even Becoming Successful)

WE, AS A SOCIETY, ARE DROWNING IN “KOOL-AID” [Disclosure: The following content includes links to products and/or services on Amazon.com. If you make a purchase through these links, we will receive a commission from Amazon.com, which will support Manifestation Machine and help keep our content free. You will not incur any additional charges in exchange for your support.] In the United States, we have a popular idiom called...

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A Matter of Life and Death (What Chester Bennington of Linkin Park’s Suicide Tells Us About the Meaning of Life)
Jul26

A Matter of Life and Death (What Chester Bennington of Linkin Park’s Suicide Tells Us About the Meaning of Life)

THE DEATH OF A LEGEND On July 20th, 2017, the musical world lost a legend in Linkin Park lead singer, Chester Bennington, when he committed suicide via hanging in his home, a shocking and entirely unexpected turn of events that left millions upon millions of Chester’s adoring fans heartbroken, including me. I was a junior in high school when Linkin Park’s debut album, Hybrid Theory (a true rap-metal classic and probably...

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