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How to Avoid Bad Advice: Mistakes to Avoid before Rejecting an Expert

Bad Advice

My friend has a business that paints house numbers on the sidewalk. When he first started, he tried flyers, cold calling, and selling door to door. Nothing boosted his business.  One day he had an idea: a flyer depicting a fireman talking to a woman with the caption, “In case of fire, a legible house …

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Deep Work Book Summary

Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by Cal Newport My Rating: 10/10 Reviews: Deep Work and Audiobook Top three takeaways Deep work is hard to replicate, highly valuable, and rare. Schedule up to four hours a day for deep work. Keep a scoreboard. Intro What is Deep Work? Deep work is …

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Life Purpose Questionnaire: Types, Obstacles and How to Find Purpose in Life

What am I good at

I was at a job interview. And the interviewer asked me, “If money was no object, what would you do?” I paused. I had nothing to say. I never considered this type of question. I looked around his office, which was full of sports memorabilia. Insincerity, I said, “I’d be a coach. I love to motivate …

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