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11 skills you can learn in a week that will impress just about anyone

Order and simplification are the first steps toward the mastery of a subject. – Thomas Mann

Business Insider ran the article about learning skills in just 1 week.

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Quiet: A Book Review

First things first: It’s my Birthday! Yay!

Ok now that that is out of the way let’s get to today’s post; a book review of Susan Cain’s… 379 more words


Great TED Talk on how to regard Super Intelligence AI: Can we build AI without losing control over it? (Sam Harris)

Scared of superintelligent AI? You should be, says neuroscientist and philosopher Sam Harris — and not just in some theoretical way. We’re going to build superhuman machines, says Harris, but we haven’t yet grappled with the problems associated with creating something that may treat us the way we treat ants…

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Craft Your Environment

Geez how to start this post.. where to begin. I kinda feel like if I just start typing whatever I’m thinking it’ll get the ball rolling. 688 more words

Gratitude and Counting the Intangibles

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and when you sit down for that delicious dinner inevitably someone will ask, “What are you thankful for?” Some would say they are glad for family, food, shelter, pets, etc, but what about things we can’t really count, like happiness, success, or helping others? 276 more words

Why Fashion Matters: Sustainable Fashion Part 1

There’s all this talk about mindfulness and minimalism. It’s become a trend, a complete lifestyle switch, to try to live the most fulfilling life that focuses on family and friends and the passions that truly excite our soul. 783 more words


School Food Matters

Even if you are not a parent of a child, you should read this article about School Food and consider what this company is doing to reconnect people to their food. 130 more words

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