Growth Mindset, Positive Psychology

How To Not Quit, Not Be Bored, And Find Success In Everything

I originally answered this as to a quora question. I absolutely love quora because of the breadth of information can be found there, especially subjective answers to things not otherwise found on Wikipedia. I do love Wikipedia as well – though I think of them as complementary rather than competition.  The original question was: I… Read More How To Not Quit, Not Be Bored, And Find Success In Everything

Nerd Knowledge

The Fascinating Fibonacci Series, Math and Our Universe

Fibonacci & Our place in the universe I recently came across this video while looking for some fascinating nerd stuff – mathematics and quantum physics. Lately I’ve been curious about how the world works and understanding the building blocks of our universe. Incidentally, I’m also reading Cosmos by Carl Sagan, which does a pretty amazing… Read More The Fascinating Fibonacci Series, Math and Our Universe

Growth Mindset, People Skills, Positive Psychology, Wisdom

Comparing yourself to others is crazy – but you already know that!

I’m sure that you have heard of this quote widely attributed to Einstein: “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by it’s ability to climb a tree, it will live it’s whole life believing it’s stupid.” It’s quite apt in a situation where we tend to compare ourselves to others. Perhaps we don’t think… Read More Comparing yourself to others is crazy – but you already know that!