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Philosophy & Mindset
Posts and ideas to help you develop a stronger mindset, shift your perspective and change your way of looking at others, the world and yourself.
Health & Wellbeing
Vitamins, longevity, sleep, biohacking. You will find all of that and more here.
Finance & Business
Ideas about getting finances in order including passive income, investing and saving. This area provides a solid foundation for everything else to flourish.
Other Interesting Stuff
Content that covers more than one category. Or that probably should have a category of its own. Here you will find thoughts and ideas on all walks of life.
How to Focus on One Task At a Time in the Age of Distraction
In the age of distraction, one thing that every company, human and device are vying for is our attention. It is more difficult than ever to sit alone with our thoughts, to take time for true relaxation and perhaps most frustratingly, to sit down with one task and to...
Live Before You Die: Lessons From Mike Posner’s Walk Across America
Mike Posner is one awesome dude. You may know him from his hit songs ‘Cooler Than Me’ and ‘Took a Pill in Ibiza’ but not too long ago, he decided to take the not-so-light decision to walk across America. After travelling 2851 miles, he finally made it and not without...
How To Be Really Unproductive – 16 Ways to Waste Time
So here's what's been going on, folks: Coronavirus is slowly but surely taking over the world. In many cases, people's priorities are shifting from thriving to surviving - and that's okay. Different people are being affected at different magnitudes by this thing. Some...
How To Adapt To Big Changes In Your Life
The only constant in this life is change. It is one of the world's most famous quotes and for good reason. It might also be one of those quotes where you are like "yeah, yeah, got it, things change" but when change actually does hit, you sometimes feel less prepared...
You Control How You Respond To Coronavirus
The most important practice in Stoic philosophy is being able to differentiate between what we can control and what we can't control. What we have influence over and what we do not. In his book Meditations, the Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius makes us realise just how...
What Would This Look Like If It Were Easy?
Tim Ferriss had a series of existential questions when he reached the age of 40. He had experienced book rejections, huge book success, had learnt several languages and had seen a number of his friends die. He realised that most of his life's planning revolved around...