Issue #226

Common Logical Fallacies

A handy collection of the most common logical fallacies for you to bookmark.
Watch out for these in your next argument.

The Ultimate Guide To Productivity Methods

Sixteen approaches to better time management, from apps to Zettelkasten.

How to be happy: A cheat sheet

Read This Story and Get Happier. The most popular course at Yale teaches how to be happy. We took it for you.

33 Things I Stole From People Smarter Than Me on the Way to 33

Last year was the first year I really forgot how old I was. This year was the year that I started doing stuff over again. Not out of nostalgia, or premature memory loss, but out of the sense that enough time had elapsed that it was time to revisit some things. I re-read books that I hadn’t touched in ten or fifteen years. I went back to places I hadn’t been since I was a kid. I re-visited some painful memories that I had walled off and chosen not to think about. 

Robert Waldinger: What makes a good life?

Lessons from the longest study on happiness.

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An easy way to build new healthy habits and to train self-reflection.

Deep dive: How I manage my tasks with P.A.R.A. and Notion

Jakub asked me after reading my article about how I manage my tasks, to share more about my process. 

Why you should make your bed every morning

Making your bed seems like a chore that consumes time but which has no significant impact on your life. So why is it that in special forces training around the world, properly making your bed is something of the first things a soldier will learn?

How I found a more mindful way to manage my todos

Research shows us that people with anxiety tend to be poorly organised. Organising your life is something you can learn. In my career, I helped individuals to get better in self-managing their workload. Sharing what worked for me and discovering what does not work for others helped to improve the way I manage my own tasks.