Let me begin with a quick story. Once I went to an Indo-Chinese restaurant with a few friends. The server, a well groomed middle-aged man, walks over…
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Read books We consume a lot of content online in the form of blogs, tweets, news articles, but all of those pale in comparison to reading books. Trevor…
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Today I want to share a few mental models that all seem to share a penchant for sharpness. In particular, I have a few razors below. A razor is a tool…
I have been learning incorrectly all my life. And this is such a valuable skill that I wish I had been taught more about this back in school. And so if…
Jerry Seinfeld is arguably the most successful comedian. In just one year, he made 267 million dollars. He is exceptionally funny, but his mornings can…
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What is the cost of acquiring a typical book? You are probably thinking of a number between 10 to 25 dollars. True, but not entirely accurate. Sure, you…
In this post, I will introduce a new concept that I have been synthesizing and thinking about for a few months now. It is a useful mental model that has…
Well, it’s not restricted to the morning routine. I have two simple suggestions to incorporate whenever you brush and take a shower. Let’s begin with…
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Smarter investing of your time
Malcolm X was nobody at age 21. He didn’t know how to read or write. He was sentenced to prison for 10 years for burglary and larceny. But his life…
Malcom Gladwell popularized the 10,000 hours rule in his famous book Outliers: The Story of Success. But is putting in 10,000 hours sufficient to make…
A few months back, a colleague told me that they wanted to get better at forecasting and wondered how to go about it. I promised them that I would write…