A Simple Solution to Many Problems

Suppose that we start writing in a note why the children cried on each occasion. The list will look something like this: Want a plate instead of a bowl Orange marker is lost Other sibling might take a toy Imagine…
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Mind Like Water – GTD + Evernote

GTD (Getting Things Done) is a framework for streamlining, organizing and tracking your tasks and projects. As opposed to our natural mode of handling “stuff” as it comes and using our minds for its storage, the main purpose is to…
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The Screen Age

Imagine a situation where you experience loud shrieking sounds in your ears everywhere you go, whether at home, office or travel. And that continues to happen for a good part of your 16 waking hours. That does not seem to…
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Sitting Our Way to Death

Every morning I catch the train on my way to office for a 37 minutes ride. Usually the seats are taken up on a first come first serve basis and none is empty within a few stations. In the evening,…
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4 Pillars of a Successful Day

The rising and falling of sun is always fascinating, maybe because it is a symbol of our lives in general. Soft and gentle in the start, getting stronger, warmer and fierce until its peak, becoming kind and pleasant later and…
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2 Ways to Become More Creative

Creativity is both a science and an art. I don’t know much about it but I have found the following 2 ways to be the most helpful. Apply 80/20 Rule: As in many areas of life, 80/20 rule can be…
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How to Become a Lifelong Early Riser

There are various techniques that are recommended to become an early riser. Some noteworthy suggestions are Try different apps available Sleep earlier Put your alarm clock far from your bed Go out of the bedroom as soon as you shut…
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What is Success and How to Achieve It

The two great persons below have made it really simple. What is success: Success is best defined by Earle Nightingale in The Strangest Secret: “Success is the progressive realization of a worthy ideal”. How to achieve it: That is best…
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Beyond the Power of Now

The Power of Now, by Eckhart Tolle, is a masterpiece in spiritual writings. It seems that the title explains it all, but actually there is an amazing structure of new concepts in every chapter. In fact, so much has been…
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Thinking Clearly through Writing

Ask any wise person some advice about improving our thinking process. Almost certainly one will be to write what we think. Writing and thinking clearly are closely related to each other. Maybe a systematic flow of ideas from the mind…
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