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Your life in weeks

The best gift you can ever give yourself is this 4,000-weeks poster. What is it? Well, it’s a long story and only Tim Urban can explain in an entertaining manner. But the gist is this ā€” the poster has 4000 boxes corresponding to each week in the average 88-year lifespan. You simply fill out every […]

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Wabi-Sabi, Wu-Wei, and the future of this blog

I discovered two scintillating videos from the team at The School of Life ā€” Wabi Sabi and Wu Wei. If you’ve studied or have read about Eastern Philosophy, you would know these two concepts are quite central to the core teachings. Wabi-SabiIs the Japanese philosophy of accepting your imperfections while making the most of life. […]

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The nine common thinking biases and how to overcome them

Let’s face it, we’ve all got our biases and almost never is that a great thing… irrespective of what people say. Having a bias is like shutting down the part of the brain that’s responsible for independent thinking. And being able to think independently is one of my personal values I wouldn’t ever want to […]

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RIP George Floyds of the world

I chose to keep quiet but it’s hard to do. Iā€™m deeply saddened by the George Floyd incident. Its a cold blooded murder that the public chose to witness and capture on video. And now they’re protesting it. I wish people were bold enough to act (as in “do something!”) when that man was gasping […]

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Economics 101 by Ray Dalio

Here’s the best 30 minutes you’ll ever invest to understand how the economic machine actually works. It’s by Ray Dalio, the billionaire hedge fund manager and philanthropist who has served as co-chief investment officer of Bridgewater Associates since 1985. And while I have you here, I’ve got two more videos that expound on Ray’s Principles […]