Meiko Patton

Meiko Patton

Career Consultant, Editor and Career Savvy Fed Blogger

San Diego-based Meiko Patton is a writer and editor for the federal government, a career consultant and the principal blogger at Career Savvy Fed.

4 Key Principles to Keep on Track and Sustain Focus
Focus

4 Key Principles to Keep on Track and Sustain Focus

Coming up with the idea is the easy part. An entrepreneur needs to carry through on delivering the product or service.
Create Side-Hustle Income by Teaching What You Already Know
Education

Create Side-Hustle Income by Teaching What You Already Know

Do you aspire to earn more than your current salary? It can be easier than you think. Share your wisdom in a course.
Famous Failures Who Will Inspire You
Inspiration

Famous Failures Who Will Inspire You

Jake Ducey's new book, Purpose Principles, is chock-full of examples of high achievers who persisted despite overwhelming tough odds.
How Giving Could Become Your Default Weapon of Choice
Inspiration

How Giving Could Become Your Default Weapon of Choice

Three successful leaders in business are modeling the idea that being generous is a valuable goal in itself.
7 Scientifically Proven Steps to Increase Your Influence
Influencers

7 Scientifically Proven Steps to Increase Your Influence

Would you like to become the most memorable person in the room? Who wouldn't? Read on to learn about some of the methods taught by behavioral investigator Vanessa Van Edwards.
10 Reasons to Remain Inspired When the Wind Blows
Inspiration

10 Reasons to Remain Inspired When the Wind Blows

A career consultant shares some advice gleaned from motivational writer Jim Rohn.
25 Business and Life Lessons I've Learned Since My Mother's Death
Personal Development

25 Business and Life Lessons I've Learned Since My Mother's Death

Achieve a breakthrough after enduring a personal loss.
Use Kickstarter to Validate Your Million-Dollar Idea
Crowdfunding

Use Kickstarter to Validate Your Million-Dollar Idea

Crowdfunding platforms can be about more than selling concrete commodities.
How One Millennial Made More Than $60,000 in 30 Days Without a Full-Time Job
Education

How One Millennial Made More Than $60,000 in 30 Days Without a Full-Time Job

You might not think of it as a lucrative source of income, but teaching online courses can result in some significant income.
3 Practical Ways to Connect With Millionaires
Millionaires

3 Practical Ways to Connect With Millionaires

Dreaming of meeting amazingly successful entrepreneurs and picking their brain? Get down to the brass tacks for doing so.
The U.S. Postal Service Just Got a Side Hustle Delivering Groceries. Do You Have Another Gig?
Consulting

The U.S. Postal Service Just Got a Side Hustle Delivering Groceries. Do You Have Another Gig?

Leverage the skills you have into some side income. Teach a course. Do something you know.
21 Ways to Achieve Wealth and Success
Wealth

21 Ways to Achieve Wealth and Success

Using author Tom Corley as inspiration, here's a checklist to the best things in life.
Is Your Brain Limiting Your Entrepreneurial Success?
Leadership Qualities

Is Your Brain Limiting Your Entrepreneurial Success?

Your business growth could be restricted by some familiar trains of thought.
Successful Entrepreneurs Do These 5 Things Daily
Leadership Qualities

Successful Entrepreneurs Do These 5 Things Daily

Try out these activities and you may just find that you'll lead better and your business will thrive.