How a Week of STILLNESS and REFLECTION Can Prepare You For A Successful Year

We all talk about the importance of reflection and planning ahead. To slow down, to gain perspective, to make sure the ship is on route. But do we actually take time to do it? What happens when we take a step back and look at the whole picture? THE MISSION:Get some real quality time withContinue reading “How a Week of STILLNESS and REFLECTION Can Prepare You For A Successful Year”

Raw and Unedited Notes from “Lost Connections”

My review could only cover a few of my notes from Lost Connections by Johann Hari. Here is the full set: Additional Notes: “You need your nausea, it is a message, it will tell us what’s wrong with you”. Back then the answer was that depression was a malfunction in the brain. Lack of serotonin.Continue reading “Raw and Unedited Notes from “Lost Connections””

My Year in Books with @danjmartinwa

“I listen to nearly one book per day, plus very many podcasts. I learn something I never knew from each book. Books,like people, know many stories and facts I don’t. Every day the parameter of my ignorance expands just like the universe. Here are some books that really stood out to me this year! –Continue reading “My Year in Books with @danjmartinwa”

My Year in Books with @qualiabooks

Book Year in review with @qualiabooks I’ve read several amazing books this year that have really inspired me in my pursuit of knowledge but there are two particular books that stood out from the rest: 📝 Sean Carroll – “The Big Picture” — 📝 David Deutsch – “The Beginning of Infinity” —- 🌌 Being anContinue reading “My Year in Books with @qualiabooks”

Thoughts on: “The Glass Cage” by Nicholas Carr

The book is about how bad automation erode skill and create unfulfilling jobs which in turn create a self-fulfilling prophecy where previously masterful people makes mistakes pitching in for failing automated systems – human errors that turn into arguments for even more automation. —- It’s easy to discard this books as technophobic but there isContinue reading “Thoughts on: “The Glass Cage” by Nicholas Carr”

Thoughts on: Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacsson

Asshole, crybaby or smelly hippie? Steve Jobs can be described in many ways. He certainly was a flawed man, yet brilliant! The products he brought into this world disrupted whole industries, a result of always demanding the impossible. What really stood out for me in this book was how much of a hippie this guyContinue reading “Thoughts on: Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacsson”