How to Read a Book by Mortimer J. Adler and Charles Van Doren is THE classic text on reading thoughtfully. Is it still worth reading, even though it was last updated in 1972?
I've found a metric that tells me I've had a good, full day: a dirty bathtub.
Tim drops some serious knowledge as to what it takes to marry money, passion, and happiness.
Running distance races meant that I had to know where halfway was, and to take advantage of it.
Photo by Mr T. in DC Post by Jason D Barr. “It wasn’t that I was able to persevere. I was unable to stop! I just couldn’t give it up. It was just too important. It never entered the realm of possibility. But, I never was sure, really sure, that it was going to work… Read more
I don’t normally re-post links from around the web on LifeDev anymore, but I’ll make an exception for this. Good friend Chris Guillebeau has written an exceptional guide on how to achieve your goals, A Brief Guide to World Domination. It’s truly awesome. It’s also free, so there’s really no reason why you shouldn’t at… Read more
Photo by Grant Neufeld We all have ambitions of working that dream job or buying that shmancy X, yet we often find ourselves nowhere near that goal. Life, it seems, has a funny way of quickly putting the kibosh on our dreams. When people fantasize about doing their dream job, the fantasy isn’t that they… Read more
Written by Chrissy Scivicque ofÃ‚Â The Executive Assistant’s Toolbox. Around the holidays, I always end up a little overwhelmed with stress. ItÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s natural, I suppose. As a child, my mother did Christmas in a big way Ã¢â‚¬â€œ a big, beautiful tree, lots of presents and more food than a small army could ever eat. It… Read more
While perusing everyone’s favorite bookmarking site, I came across this incredible photo of the Grand Tetons at night. While the picture alone is pretty impressive, the amazing part is how many planets you can actually see: The Milky Way, Jupiter, a kickin’ star named Arcturus, and the Big Dipper. That’s a pretty stellar cast. And… Read more
There is a post on Found | Read that chronicles an entrepreneur who is so busy he doesn’t even make time for lunch.Ã‚Â His idea of a vacation is to do a round-the-world conference circuit so he can actually get out of the office.Ã‚Â This guy sounds like a go-getter on steroids.Ã‚Â It’s this “work… Read more
39 Ways to Live, and Not Merely Exist – Dumb Little Man – “If you want to truly live life, to really experience it, to enjoy it to the fullest, instead of barely scraping by and only living a life of existence, then you need to find ways to break free from the mold and… Read more