Billionaire Ray Dalio is a true entrepreneurial success story. He started his company in a two-bedroom apartment, was described as an unremarkable kid and below average student. Now, he’s the founder of Bridgewater, one of the world’s largest and best-performing hedge funds. What’s his secret? Dalio reveals what he considers to be...
You have not sorted your bills for more than a year, you have to pack up your mother’s home because she’s moving into a retirement home and you have to prepare for an important conference call. You haven’t started on any of these tasks and you have a whole list...
We all know that absolute power corrupts absolutely. Some of the most powerful people on earth are the dictators on the African continent that allow genocide and starvation in their backyard while they feast on delicacies. Their power, actions and decrees smack of madness. And that’s just it. They may very well...
I think we can all agree that we hate to have our time wasted with unnecessary meetings. But Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceX, has used his frustration to develop a strategy to keep things moving. According to a former SpaceX employee as posted on Quora, Musk once called...
Most of us know nothing about the stock market so we think our best bet would be to take the advice of analysts to decide what stocks to invest in. That is logical and rational reasoning, but not good for making money on the stock market. It turns out: the advice...
Probably the most common myth I've come across happens when people believe they can't come up with good ideas. The truth is that we all have some type of creative genius inside of us. The only way to release it is to work on our process of thinking. I'm no genius. But...
Why is it that some people make continual progress in their personal and professional lives, while others constantly encounter challenges and repeatedly make the same mistakes? While there are many factors at play, I’ve noticed a fascinating mindset difference between the two groups: they approach challenges very differently. The first group...
Buddism is an ancient philosophical system following the teachings of the Buddha. The system is a meditative and esoteric practice emphasizing the cultivation of mindfulness and letting go of attachment. With the emergence of Buddhist thought all over the world, many of the ideas of Buddhism are highly relevant to...