Friday, August 31, 2018. Issue #192
Give Up These Habits Immediately to Become A High-Achieving Person | Medium
Long-term success is much about what you give up as what you gain. Every human brain has a built-in capacity to become, over time, what we demand of it. Whatever you want in life, you can become if you want it bad enough. Once you have a WHY, you will find a HOW!
From the infinite scroll of Facebook and Instagram to the temptation of a perfectly sunny day, there are a lot of distractions that prevent you from zeroing in on your work. But as career expert and cofounder of Early Stage Careers, Jill Tipograph, explains, internal interferences...
New research suggests that more money really does lead to a more satisfying life. Surveys of thousands of Swedish lottery winners have provided persuasive evidence of this truth. Lottery winners said they were substantially more satisfied with their lives than lottery losers. 
Most people hide an uncomfortable truth: They need more money. These 10 accomplished entrepreneurs and advisors from The Oracles share their tried-and-tested strategies for getting out of broke and becoming rich.
Many people I know are on a quest to optimize their lives — some of my favorite people in the world will spend days trying to perfect a productivity system, get things automated, or find the perfect software for anything they’re doing. 

New research suggests that more money really does lead to a more satisfying life. Surveys of thousands of Swedish lottery winners have provided persuasive evidence of this truth. Lottery winners said they were substantially more satisfied with their lives than lottery losers.

I'm tired of being good. It's time to be deliciously free. How I wish I could say that without rushing in to assure you that I promise I’ll still be good. The truth is, I worry. Less than I used to, but still, I do. I’ve probably had every kind of worry you could imagine.
We’re distracted like never before — and our phones are probably the biggest culprit. But there is a way you can live with one and still get things done. Productivity expert Chris Bailey shares what worked for him. When your mind is even slightly resisting a task...
The nature of scientific advances is that they require painstaking lab work, trial and error, and a lot of late nights. Yet famously, the breakthrough moments for many of the most world-changing innovations happened when somebody found something that they weren’t looking for.
Great news: taking time off is good for your career. Usually, taking time off is considered the antithesis of a good work ethic. You’re supposed to be productive, and that means busy at all times, right? But as it turns out, busy is always be better. 
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A book I'm reading: The Courage to Be Disliked: The Japanese Phenomenon That Shows You How to Change Your Life and Achieve Real Happiness by Ichiro Kishimi and Fumitake Koga. A surprisingly fresh perspective on how to live.
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Thomas, Curator at Postanly
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