Tag Archives: knowledge

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How to Read a Book a Week (52 Books in 52 Weeks)

Now, I’m laying out a public challenge to you and myself called ‘The BAW (Book A Week) Challenge’.
The goal is simple: read 52 books in one year (one a week; four a month). r

How to Acquire the Knowledge of 20 Personal Development Books in Under 5 Minutes

in recognition of the way our brains work, I decided to gather 20 of my favorite personal development books and breakdown their most salient points into just one take away message. r

How to Create Bulletproof Knowledge

The problem with the “quiet study place” advice, and is much of the reason why our knowledge fails when we need it most… r

Why Having Persistence Pays Off

5 Reasons Why Having Persistence Pays Off

Persistence is the foundation of taking anything you can imagine, and then creating it in your life exactly as you planned. r

Warning: You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know

The problem is you don’t know what you don’t know. I spent a number of years in the military and we used the saying, “You don’t know what you don’t know” always to remind us that there were things about the situation which we didn’t know. Really though, this has a much deeper meaning. r

3 Paths to Self-Improvement

I’d put myself in the way of some self-improvement by volunteering to train as a youth worker for a religious organization that I’d been part of at university. It turned out to be a poor fit, to put it mildly. It was an authoritarian group, especially towards its staff, and I wasn’t able to fit into the one mold that was offered as an option. r