Reader View · 4 min read · Jun 20th · What we can learn from rejections. · Shared by 3341
If you hear "yes" at every single career stage, you probably did not reach high enough. If you never hear "no," chances are you did not take many risks (or you are just exceptionally talented, lucky, or both).
Reader View · 20+ min read · 2021-12-15 · From career choices to new purchases, use René Girard’s mimetic theory to resist the herd and forge your own path in life · Shared by 1865, including Nir Eyal, Anita Leirfall, Ludovica Brocchi, David Nagel, Anita Hill, Vitor Furtado Silva
These are people whose desires are in some sense intertwined with your own – they can affect your desires, and you can in turn affect theirs
Reader View · 2 min read · 2021-11-26 · 3 IDEAS FROM ME I. “Most people optimize for the day ahead. A few people optimize for 1-2 years ahead. Almost nobody optimizes for 3-4 years ahead (or longer). The person who is willing to delay… · Shared by 465, including Manda Nicole, IronBrigade - Gaming/Vlogs
Look around the rooms where you spend the most time. What behavior does this space encourage? How can you set things up to make your good habits easier?
Reader View · 10 min read · From 2017 · User Rating: 5 / 5 Startups & Small Business: Learn market research, service design, prototyping, branding, sales, & startup fundraising! 8 Steps to Becoming a Successful Business Owner There’s a lot… · Shared by 6140, including Kris Fannin
Reader View · 4 min read · Jun 8th · From Benjamin Franklin to Elon Musk, the most successful people in the world share one thing: they allocate time in the day to learning. · Shared by 6986, including Katja Evertz, Leonardo Sumulong, Ines Bieler, S L Ong
5-hour rule.” In short, this is the rule where we spend one hour a day learning, reflecting, and thinking. The rule dates to Benjamin Franklin
Reader View · 5 min read · Jul 10th · Don't set goals. Passion is bullshit. Mediocre skills are valuable. These are just a few of the unexpected truths you'll discover in Scott Adams' new book. Here are 10 more takeaways. · Shared by 2365, including Ines Bieler, Jessel Sookha, Michelle Boisson, Mike Taylor, Tarik ESSAADI
You can’t be generous to others if you’re not in a good place. Adams argues that once your needs are met, you can focus on the needs of others.
Reader View · 1 min read · Jul 11th · Our Stuff They Don’t Tell You series answers the questions creatives are burning to ask. Terrified by the thought of public speaking? Here’s some top tips · Shared by 624, including Ferit (at 🏠) 🌙
Reader View · 2 min read · 2021-12-12 · In everything we do, we play the long or the short game. The short game is easy, pleasurable, and offers visible and immediate benefits. But it almost never leads to success. Here's how to play the… · Shared by 1123, including Johannes Dornisch, Ferit (at 🏠) 🌙
It’s easy to overestimate the importance of luck on success and underestimate the importance of investing in success every single day