The Master Key to Effective Communication.
Confronted with the seemingly empty universe, humanity faces a dilemma. We desperately want to know if we are alone in the Milky Way. We want to call out and reveal ourselves to anyone watching but that could be the last thing we ever do. Because maybe the universe is not empty. Maybe it’s full of civilizations but they are hiding from each other. Maybe the civilizations that attracted attention in the past were wiped away by invisible arrows. This is the Dark Forest solution to the Fermi paradox.
From career choices to new purchases, use René Girard’s mimetic theory to resist the herd and forge your own path in life.
The safer children feel, the more they can show their true selves — warts and all — experts say. And that’s good for their development.
That word doesn’t feel very pleasant hanging there, does it? It brings up feelings of failure and isolation. I’m a professional organizer, and it’s the word that I hear the most from new clients. I have a friend and client who runs a successful business, is very active in the community, and is the most positive person you will ever meet. Yet at our first consultation, she told me that not only did she feel overwhelmed, she felt paralyzed. When I asked her to elaborate, she brought up words like shame, failure, fear and isolation. I assured her that she is not alone.
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I hated cold showers, and now they are my daily treat. I am sharing some tactics that worked for me to embrace the cold.
My system on how I keep track with whom I meet and what we talked about.
The new system I adopted gave me more time and peace of mind.
A short overview of my preferred self-reflection framework.
If you struggle with procrastination, I might help you improve your current situation.