[SERIES] 5/7 Unpopular Belief: Trust Your Gut

But what about evidence? What about data? What about expert opinion? This is Part 5 of the 7 Unpopular Beliefs Series. Trust Your Gut! Expert Advice The idea here is that you’re believing in someone else’s abilities to understand your situation better than you. Sometimes that’s really helpful. In that case, you’d be following your […]

The Unpopular Beliefs That Make People Tick

“You’re anxious, stop telling me to worry so much.” “You don’t know what other people want, so don’t tell me what to do.” “Your writing is too basic, why are you dumbing it down?” I’ve gotten criticism for a few unpopular beliefs, like my death bed timer, the idea that you absolutely should get rich, […]

The Only Time You Should Say “Don’t”

Don’t is powerful. It’s more powerful than can’t. We can change “can’t” with attitude and hard work, but “don’t” is different. In this case, I specifically mean “I don’t.” As in: I don’t miss a workout. I don’t skip meditation. I don’t eat junk food. When we say the words “I don’t,” we somehow pull […]