One of the reasons most people in the world can’t be really good at something is because they have no talent for anything that matters to others. But there is another reason: these people do not want to spend time and effort. I understand that. It is often better to actively communicate, have friends, strong relationships in the family, love people.
Many people who have achieved mastery, experienced difficulties in dealing with relatives, spouses or friends. Van Gogh cut off his ear. Dostoevsky, Kafka, Bobby Fischer, gödel were never famous for their penchant for social niceties, often plunged into depression, had suicidal tendencies or were close to schizophrenia. Continue reading
James Altucher — entrepreneur, trader, investor, author of several bestsellers, who released and sold independently. In his blog, he openly and paradoxically teaches to live a happier life.
Are you happy with your life? Do you go to work knowing that you can achieve more? Knowing that you have unique abilities that can make you the best in the world?
This post is about how to achieve mastery. But also that it is normal not to achieve mastery in the traditional sense. You can define your own skills, not use someone else’s definitions.
In other words, being a loser is normal. Continue reading
1. Time to deal with the crises.
Russian “maybe” rarely helps, and often gets further into a dead end, the way out of which requires much more strength and energy.
2.Stop “hanging out”, aimlessly wandering on the Internet, pointlessly staring at one point and endlessly running to drink tea.
The easiest way to stop “hanging out”: plan a quality vacation during the working day and execute this plan as certainly important and urgent. Continue reading