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Do you know Quora?

I love the app! Very basically Quora is a “Question and Answer”-Site. Random people ask questions and other random people answer. A bit like Reddit. 585 more words


Tipping Point

Malcolm Gladwell’s (2000) Tipping Point


Revisionist History

“Because sometimes the past deserves a second chance.”

Revisionist History is Malcolm Gladwell’s latest work: a podcast developed in ten episodes over ten weeks that goes back and reinterprets some event, person, idea or thing from the past… 132 more words

David And Goliath

Review: Revisionist History




By Zach Pelletier

How can you link Wilt Chamberlain and a poor Los Angeles boy named Carlos?  Malcolm Gladwell brings people like this together in his new podcast… 765 more words


Wild Mind Writing Revisited– Discipline & Grit

So having tried a little Wild Writing recently, I wanted to know more. I bought Natalie Goldberg’s book and have been trying some of the exercises and experiments. 834 more words


Book Summary: Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise by Anders Ericsson

10,000 hour rule?  Well, how about we just aim for 100  hours of increasing difficulty in the right environment.

Anders Ericsson has spent his life researching top performers in business and other areas.  1,047 more words



Dear Gladwell,

You were right. And wrong at the same time. Men born and brought up in towns are a problem. Men born and brought up upcountry are good. 531 more words