The Effects of Writing Every Single Day On Setting Habits If you asked me what my morning routine was a few years ago I would have bluntly told you that I did not have one. If you had asked me if I was an organized person, I would have laughed. The truth is, I wish I had fixed my life a lot sooner. Not having routines and being disorganized are intrinsically connected. I was … [Read more...] about The Effects of Writing Every Single Day
8 Books That Will Change How You Work In order of first biz book I read and liked to the most recent. Getting to Yes The first biz-related book I read. I learned early on that negotiating wasn’t just an art of cleverly persuading your counterpart to yield to your will, but instead it taught me the notion of doing your best to find a … [Read more...] about 8 Books That Will Change How You Work
The self-help industry today generates literally thousands of books, seminars, and audio programs, on which Americans spend more than $11 billion yearly. Most self-help programs are based in "positive thinking" – the principle that your thoughts shape your destiny. This message grew out of mental-healing and Transcendentalist tracts of the mid-nineteenth century, and … [Read more...] about Where Is The Best OLD SCHOOL SELF-HELP BOOKS?
Roughly 90% of Self Help books contain the same advice repeated over and over. Don't believe me? Stop by your local bookstore sometime and read the Table of Contents of a dozen or so Self Help books. The advice may be worded differently or geared toward a specific target audience (eg. men, women, various enthnic and social groups), but the underlying message is pretty much … [Read more...] about Every Self Help Book In 5 Minutes
Color! Journal! Take a personality test, Left Or Right Brained?!?! Each week, it seems like there's a new bullshit trend aimed at making you slimmer, happier, or more productive. Most of them claim to be backed by psychological or physiological research, but many of them are not or they got proven to be false (which often gets ignored by the masses) So here goes I created … [Read more...] about Self-Help Bullshit, What Works And What Doesn’t