Purge Take inventory of belongings Schedule MoveMoving VanMoving Elevators Change Addresses Driver’s License Health Card Banks Credit cards Professional agencies Subscriptions Vehicle Registration Set up cable TV Set up internet service Transfer Utilities Cancel old utilities Electricity aka Hydro Water Gas Change locks Install new smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors Clean the house before […]
A Simplified Conversation about Free Will with Sam Harris: Sam: Do you have free will? Me: Maybe, I sure hope so. Sam: Are you future decisions based on your past, your deep conscious and unconscious past? Me: Yes. Sam: Now, do you have any control of the past, genes, childhood and other experiences? Me: No. […]
I discovered that the best innovation is sometimes the company, the way you organize a company. A-plus players like to work together, and they don’t like it if you tolerate B work. It’s too easy, as a team grows, to put up with a few B players, and they then attract a few more B […]
Lafayette Coney Island Hotdogs in Detroit Went to Detroit with a couple friends. We got these dogs before watching the Pittsburg Penguins play the Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. This picture was taken the next day after strolling through the North American Auto Show. We enjoyed a weekend full of fun events but the […]
Take a long deep breath and reflect on the life I’ve had. Nothing else matters. The world might be listening, but honestly, the people of the world wouldn’t care what I would have to say. Smile and Breathe. Quora: If-you-had-one-last-breath-and-the-entire-world-was-listening-to-you-what-would-you-say ?
Champions are made from something they have deep inside them A desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have last-minute stamina, They have to be a little faster, They have to have the skill and the will. But the will must be stronger than the skill. Muhammad Ali Quora: What-is-the-1-reason-you-are-successful?
Why do people eat the same cake multiple times? Similar concept. I know I enjoyed it once before, so I read the same book to stimulate my senses in a familiar way. Or I just want to read the same book to see if I can squeeze out more details the second time. https://www.quora.com/Why-do-people-read-the-same-book-multiple-times/answer/Tom-Reads
I read mostly self-improvement, business and psychology books. I used to feel frustrated because I would quickly forget everything I learned after finishing a book. It seems some people only remember 2% of each book read. Some people don’t mind, but it really bothered me. I figured the best way to learn was to teach […]
My answer, based on what I learned from The Willpower Instinct
Here’s my checklist, based on what I learned from The Power of Habit