Understand These 3 Concepts And Move On From Anything

Sometimes you just take a beating. It’s not always because of anything you can control—it’s just part of operating in a world with other sentient beings and physical forces. Pretending it didn’t hurt or avoiding the process of understanding where the pain comes from...

8 Things School Didn’t Teach You That You Need To Know

The skills you were taught in school are mostly not that useful anymore. You don’t need to know that the Mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell. You don’t need to know that Neptune is a gas planet. You don’t need to know that an isoscolese...

This Bothered Me So Much . . . I Had To Share It

I’m up at night thinking about it. I’m working all day thinking about it. I can’t stop myself from talking to others about it. It’s the one factor that matters more than anything else. It matters more than hard work, aptitude, attitude, or background. It’s how much...

Here’s How My Old Hoodie Taught Me Something About Life

I just bought a new hoodie. It’s not a fancy hoodie, but it did cost me a bit. It was a little pricey because it was made in a way that minimized impact to the planet, but didn’t compromise utility. It’s warm, stretchy, and stink-proof. I bought it...

Ask This Question and Avoid A Life of Regret

Not sure whose job it is? Take the ball. Unsure how to get the work done? Take the ball. Waiting for someone to tell you to start? Take the ball. Basically, it comes down to control and ownership. If you decide to take ownership over something, it psychologically...