How to Speedup Playback on QuickTime, YouTube, Vimeo, Audible, & VLC

Want to Speed Listen? If you’re considering speed listening you may want to speed up playback and get through audio books, courses, and that boring class lecture faster. Here’s how to do it on Quick Time, YouTube, and Audible. (Will add more as I test them). Speedup Playback on Quicktime (Mac): Hold the alt or … Read moreHow to Speedup Playback on QuickTime, YouTube, Vimeo, Audible, & VLC

Hacking Maslow’s Hierarchy to Live a Happier Life

Happy Life

In 1943, a man by the name of Abraham Maslow created a simple way for people to understand the Theory of Human Motivation and progression. This was then made into a familiar pyramid chart called the Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs, as shown below.   Now, basically, as humans we move up the pyramid in motivation … Read moreHacking Maslow’s Hierarchy to Live a Happier Life

Goal Setting The Zen Way – “Mountains Are Merely Mountains”

Mountains are merely mountains

Have a big task or dream that seems impossible? Just remember this simple take on an old zen saying – “Mountains are merely mountains.” This is an interpretation from a longer Zen saying: “Before I had studied Zen for thirty years, I saw mountains as mountains, and waters as waters. When I arrived at a … Read moreGoal Setting The Zen Way – “Mountains Are Merely Mountains”