Business & Career

EDJACKAL: A Spy’s Reading List

Greetings Everyday Spy, I recently traveled abroad to meet with a friend and former covert CIA Deep Cover officer.  The sensitive nature of his previous work and the fact that his CIA affiliation remains undisclosed prevents me from sharing his true name. But despite the long list of rules and regulations that keep officers like […]

#SPYHACK: Hacking the Job Interview

Greetings Everyday Spy, Welcome to your newest #SPYHACK! I was recently invited to do a TV interview. The producer sent me an email with a long list of ‘tips’ to help me prepare for the show. Wear a solid color shirt. Project your energy/excitement when you talk. Don’t eat within an hour of the interview. […]

The #EverydaySpy Writing Guide

Greetings Everyday Spy, I am humbled by your support for the #EverydaySpy newsletter and the Everyday Espionage Podcast. Sometimes you send short messages offering me encouragement or feedback. Other times you send likes and comments via social media. But my favorite feedback comes when people email me directly at info@EverydaySpy.com. Some people think email is […]

The Human Factor

Greetings EverydaySpy, The desert weather here in UAE is finally cooling down! And with the break in heat, neighbors are going outside to finally meet one another. When my family and I relocated to UAE in June 2019, we had to adapt quickly to summer in the desert.  It was 41℃ (105℉) by 10am every […]

Spy Vs. Salesman: 3 Ways Spies Beat Salespeople at their own game

“I used [FIRST STRIKE] today and it worked! Once the client understood [how I told them to win], they ate it up immediately!” – Aaron, 2019 Greetings Everyday Spy, I recently held my first international webinar and was blown away by the feedback! Folks logged-in from around the world to hear me teach ‘FIRST STRIKE […]