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How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work

Brothers Dan and Chip Heath (Made to Stick, Switch) have a new book out: Decisive – How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work. In Decisive, the Heaths introduce a four-step process designed to counteract the array of biases and irrationality that disrupt our decisions. Here are some of my notes from the lecture […]

7 Things You Should’ve Learned in School

Photo Credit: Kevin Dooley via Compfight 53% of Recent College Grads Are Jobless or Underemployed reports the Atlantic. FIFTY-THREE PERCENT!? I genuinely wish I could say I was surprised. But it’s about as surprising as the promiscuous girl’s relapse less than a month after she returns from church camp. … “college for all” is the […]

Stop Stealing Dreams Review

In order to efficiently jam as much testable data into a generation of kids, we push to make those children compliant, competitive zombies. Every teacher, every student, every administrator, and every parent should read this manifesto. Seth Godin’s Stop Stealing Dreams is free and quick to consume. You really have no excuse. I’m tired of […]