Personal development, Psychology, Self-awareness

The Three Centers of Intelligence Theory (and How to Figure out your Repressed Center)

The three centers of intelligence theory probably isn’t something you want to discuss in public, at least for now. Western psychology has elevated mental (or thinking) intelligence to a point that in our minds, none other exists. And to acknowledge otherwise ...
Based on books, Love and Relationships, Self-awareness

‘The Best Thing you can Possibly do with your Life is Tackle the Motherfucking Shit out of Love’ and Other Life Advice from Sugar (a.k.a Author Cheryl Strayed)

In terms of life advice, the Dear Sugar section of Rumpus.com, a column once written anonymously by author Cheryl Strayed, was tough to beat. I say ‘was’ because sadly, the column doesn’t exist anymore (it stopped in 2012). But luckily, its wisdom ...
Based on books, Personal development, Productivity, Psychology, Self-awareness

How to Go Deeper with your Thinking (the Rules of Deep Work according to Cal Newport)

Eternally fighting a losing battle with continuous partial attention at work? Find yourself ‘just checking email’ whenever you’re waiting at traffic lights for longer than a few seconds? It seems like every week, someone is warning us about the ‘myth of ...
Personal development, Productivity, Psychology, Recommended Books, Self-awareness

How to Tread the Lonely-but-Rewarding Path of Essentialism

Essentialism might get you a bit of social exclusion. You probably aren’t going to win any new friends, or endear yourselves to the ones you already have, by following the principles (at least initially). Especially if you have been living ...