Design a day full of small wins, and your perfect day is right around the corner. Here are eight exercises to help you do so.
Unlock your perfect day with these 10 questions.
How can we enjoy life not only when everything goes our way, but also when things don’t?
Investing in money or friends is a false dichotomy – of course we should invest in both. But which gives more security?
“Outsight, much more than reflection, lets you reshape your image of what you can do and what is worth doing.” – Herminia Ibarra
Did today matter? Why or why not?
Gifting has an exponential ripple effect.
When I’m not living my perfect day, I’ve learned to examine the context surrounding my behavior, and question the assumptions behind not only my perfect day but what conventional wisdom says is good, right and acceptable. Most of all I’ve learned to forgive myself.
Before using ready made phrases I’ll pause and think: do they expand or shrink the listener’s worldview? Do they invite or mute conversation? What worldview do they enforce? Better yet, I won’t use them at all.
How powerful are the narratives that we hold others in? And that others hold us in?
Marketing begins with the questions: “What does the other party want? What does it value? What are its goals? What does it consider results?”
The age of distraction-free movie going is over
To outsmart waste we need to eliminate the very idea of waste.
Consider the Shop of Hope or your local pagoda.
Your guide to refusing, reducing, reusing, recycling and rotting in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. Find zero waste communities and zero waste vendors here.
I eat mostly plants because it’s good for my health, animals and the planet.
“I feel in touch with everyone who matters the least and out of touch with many who matter the most to me.”
Design choices that place people and purpose at center of gatherings make them transformative.
Deep Work – activities performed in a state of distraction-free concentration that push your cognitive capabilities to their limit – is economically valuable, rare in today’s knowledge economy and leads to a meaningful life.
In order to be creative you need habits that prepare you to be creative.