Standing on Elon’s Shoulder

Today I was listening to an Elon Musk talk on YouTube and heard him say the following sentence. "Designing the production system of a new product is at least an…

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Are we lazy or overwhelmed?

I used to think laziness was the biggest problem. But now I'm not sure. My favorite question to ponder: why, if we know what to do, don't we do it?…

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If I Stop Speaking in Absolutes

I recently started noticing that seeing things in absolutes makes life more stressful. So, instead of good and bad, I now try to look at things as 'better' and 'worse'…

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When is it ok to pretend?

Is it ok to pretend to be something you're not? Most people commonly answer no to this question. Fine, let's accept that it's not ok for me to pretend to…

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Make it easy or make it hard?

What are we supposed to do? It sounds obvious. Of course, we should make everything as easy as possible. But that gets confusing - because as soon as you say,…

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