Updated: Jan 20
The Elasticity of Time ...
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So basically December 2019 happened, January 2020 came and went in a flash leaving me with no other alternative but to simply move on to the February 2020 Newsletter, so here it goes ...
The Magic & The Messiness of the Human Condition
Striving Vs. Self Acceptance
Brené Brown, says her ordinaryness is what makes her relatable and also that she is willing to share the real struggles of her work — Striving versus Self-Acceptance, Saving Marriages, and More ―The Tim Ferriss Show
Deepak Chopra on the Power of Meditation to Unlock Infinite Possibilities ― Impact Theory
Deepak examines the nature of consciousness. While advocating reflection, meditation and awareness, he describes the results of the deeply examined life
15 Timeless Thoughts from Naval Ravikant (the angel philosopher) on Peace, Happiness, Meaning, Desire, Authenticity, Creativity & More ...
What I am reading, Listening to
Success won't make you happy, here is why by Ozan Varol
BJ Fogg on How Tiny Habits Can Spark Big Life Changes ― Famous Failures Podcast
How to Give People Advice They’ll Be Delighted to Take ― New York Times
How to Write Better emails
Machines Beat Humans on a Reading Test. But Do They Understand? ― Quanta Magazine
How Superhuman Built an Engine to Find Product/Market Fit ― First Round Review
We've Reached Peak Wellness. Most of It Is Nonsense ― This is what works ― Outside
The 1 Percent Rule: Why a Few People Get Most of the Rewards by James Clear
Having an Answer to “Where Did the Time Go?” Be present and work on making memories ― Psychology Today
The Complete Guide to Self-Control by Scott H Young
Common Plots of Economic History by Morgan Housel
How to Pick a Career (That Actually Fits You) ― Wait But Why
How to Find motivation and meaning, and lead more generous and creative lives by Adam Grant
Tony Fadell On Building the iPod, iPhone, Nest, and a Life of Curiosity ― The Tim Ferris Show Podcast
The Erotic as an Antidote to Death : Relationship expert Esther Perel reveals her favorite strategies for “fighting” fair, rewriting stories that damage relationships, and breathing new life into our romantic partnerships ― Farnam Street
Books I've loved ― Episode #402 ― The Tim Ferris Show Podcast invited Seth Godin and Esther Perel who shared some of their favorite books
Two time NY Times best selling author and lecturer at Harvard Law School, Sheila Heen makes the tough talks easier by breaking down the three layers that make up every difficult conversation ― Farnam Street
Jim Dethmer, founder of The Conscious Leadership Group shares practical advice about becoming more self-aware, ditching the victim mindset, and connecting more fully with the people in our lives ― Leading above the line ― Farnam Street
Frank Stephenson, legendary designer on Pushing the Limits of Innovation ― Farnam Street
How will you measure your life - HBR
Digital Nomad lifestyle ― How to be freelance: this is the reality of living the ‘dream’ Instagram lifestyle
E32: "Angel" podcast: Season 4 Premiere! Sarah Cannon, Partner at Index Ventures, shares insights on investing in the future of work, underrated emerging startup markets, going from the Obama Administration to Venture Capital, increasing upward mobility in America, fixing the gig economy & more!
Neil Pasricha shares the recipe for resilience, an antidote for anxiety, and how his two minute morning routine primes each day for success ― Farnam Street
How to advance gender equality in VC - Siri Chilazi shares the latest Harvard research
David Rendall has built a career on helping people embrace what makes them unique. He is also the author of 4 books, including The Freak Factor, The Four Factors of Effective Leadership, and Pink Goldfish ― Elevate Podcast
They call Jerry Colonna the "CEO whisperer" . He is the co-founder and CEO of the executive coaching company, Reboot. And the author of Reboot: Leadership and the Art of Growing Up. He speaks into his experience on the Coaches Rising Podcast
La chronique de Pascale Seys — Musiq3 RTBF — Les Tics de L'actu
Selon une théorie économique (le ruissellement), la richesse des plus fortunés profite à ceux qui ne le sont pas. Vraiment ?
Qu'est-ce que bien vieillir ?
En quoi la gentillesse est-elle si importante ?
Qu’est-ce que l’âme ?
Notre manière de rire, selon Dostoïevski, révèle qui nous sommes. Et vous, comment riez-vous ?
Quotes I am pondering
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response —Viktor Frankl
Habit is a powerful means of advancement, and the habit of eternal vigilance and diligence, rarely fails to bring a substantial reward ― Lewis Howard Latimer
If you trade passion for stability, you basically trade one fiction for another. Both are products of our imagination ― Esther Perel
Feedback is the breakfast of champions ― Ken Blanchard
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies ― Friedrich Nietzsche
Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self ― Cyril Connolly
I don’t have time is just another way of saying, ‘It’s not a priority' — Naval Ravikant
If we can't tolerate a possible consequence, remote though it may be, we steer clear of planting its seeds ― Warren Buffett
Don’t postpone joy until you have learned all of your lessons. Joy is your lesson — Alan Cohen
Every day of our lives, we are on the verge of making those slight changes that would make all the difference — Mignon McLaughlin
Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whol“Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid — Albert Einstein
There have been so many times I have seen a man wanting to weep but instead beat his heart until it was unconscious — Nayyirah Waheed
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