8 Best Articles on Mentality

The most useful articles on mentality from around the web—beginners to advanced—curated by thought leaders and our community. We focus on timeless pieces and update the list whenever we discover new, must-read articles or videos—make sure to bookmark and revisit this page.

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Top 5 Mentality Articles

At a glance: these are the articles that have been most read, shared, and saved on mentality by Refind users in 2023 so far.

  1. ‘Everything Is Terrible, but I’m Fine’
  2. The “Spreadsheet Mentality” sucks, and kills the efficacy of jobs
  3. Why we should all give up on goals already
  4. How the Startup Mentality Failed Kids in San Francisco
  5. What the Hell Is 'Right-Clicker Mentality?'

Short Articles

Short on time? Check out these useful short articles on mentality—all under 10 minutes.

Long Articles

These are some of the most-read long-form articles on mentality.

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We monitor hundreds of publications, blogs, newsletters, and news sources in Mentality, including:

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Emily Atkin

I edit and sometimes write HEATED, a newsletter devoted to climate accountability journalism. skeetin at emorwee@bsky.social. She/her.

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Narratively is a storytelling platform & production company that celebrates humanity through diverse, authentic, high-quality stories.

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Customer Experience Magazine

Customer Experience Magazine is packed full of all the latest news, reviews and cutting edge case studies from the world of customer experience.

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