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Being Cognizant: How to Become Better

A series about the ways I work towards being cognizant through decisions that make me more mentally engaged with various facets of my day-to-day life. 2,317 more words


This Podcast changed the way I think

It’s a big headine to deliver on. But, it’s also true.

I recently discovered the Tim Ferriss show (via his appearance on Freakonomics) but the… 126 more words

Podcast Recommendations

Awesome podcasts about money

Looking for some great podcasts about money?  Here are some that I highly recommend.

Money for the Rest of Uspodcast link

Host David Stein’s weekly podcast that teaches you about money, how it works, how to invest and how to live without worrying about it. 157 more words


Episode of the day: "How to Be Tim Ferriss"

Listen to “How to Be Tim Ferriss” (41:28)

Podcast: Freakonomics

It’s a podcast bacchanal – A podcast giant interviewing another podcast giant. What a great interview. 34 more words

Episode Of The Day

Deliberate Practice and Grit as Drivers of Productivity

In my recent post Self-Improvement Month: Math Refresher I touched upon how to become more productive and making use of tools like a to-do list – with a stretch goal and a distinct plan of how to achieve it – to structure one’s daily routine. 1,470 more words


Self-Improvement Month: Math Refresher

On my way to the grocery store yesterday I listened to the Freakonomics episode How to Be More Productive as part of self-improvement month. Host Stephen Dubner begins the episode by asking his Freakonomics co-author Steve Levitt about what he is working on improving about himself these days.  457 more words


The Friday Four | #3

This week’s Friday Four reflects a couple of different, but related, areas of my professional interest. One and Two are, in general, applicable to getting better at, or learning, anything; they could be related to language learning as much as professional development. 822 more words

Friday Four