What I Learned From Using First Principles Like Elon Musk

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Photo by Sebastian Voortman from Pexels Popularized by Elon Musk, creator of Tesla, Space X, and a living version of Iron Man, first principles is a radically different approach to solving nearly any problem. Essentially, instead of trying to solve a problem by comparing it to another problem or solution, you can solve a problem by breaking it … Read moreWhat I Learned From Using First Principles Like Elon Musk

If You Want to Win at Life, Control Your Mind

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If you’re struggling to succeed at anything in your own life, control your mind first. Want more money? Control your mind. Want to be in better physical shape? Control your mind. Want a better relationship? Control your mind. What does controlling your mind have anything to do with those things? When you control your mind, … Read moreIf You Want to Win at Life, Control Your Mind

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”