A couple weeks ago, I learned that a guy named Scott Young completed a 33-course MIT computer science curriculum in 12 months . He has been running his own blog that's focused on self-improvement, and it includes a heavy focus on accelerated learning.
Many of the techniques he employs and recommends, such as the Feynman Technique , the "5-year old me...(more)
Don’t quit, your reward is just around the corner.
You see this man:
Elon musk was bullied mercilessly in school. He was skinny and not particularly interested in sports, so that got him the wrong kind of attention from the jocks.
One time he was knocked down the stairs, the injuries were so severe that he had to be taken to hospital. He suffers mild breathi...(more)
This question can best be answered by a story from Will Smith.
When Will was young, his father owned a bakery. Outside the bakery was a large wall.
One day, Will’s father decided that he wanted a new wall in front of the bakery.
He tore the old wall down and went to Will and his younger brother and told them to build a new wall.
At first, Will thought it was ...(more)