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21st Century Enlightenment by Matthew Taylor

What we mean by 21st century enlightenment, how the idea might help us meet the challenges we face today, and the role that can be played by institutions such as the RSA. And here is a full lecture with Q&A section:

Living Beyond Limits by Amy Purdy 0

Living Beyond Limits by Amy Purdy [TED VIDO]

Inspiring and absolutely amazing talk about overcoming obstacles that life throws at you. Every time you feel that you have it though watch this video and you regain the right perspective. Amy Purdy talks about the power of imagination. She explains how our lives...


How to Travel: 21 Contrarian Rules

I actually like to travel, but I usually want my travels have more meaning than just laying on the beach or racing through the checklist of sights to see. Here’s a great post from Ryan Holiday published on Tim Ferriss’s How to Travel:...


Benchmarking is Bullshit

Do you want to be happier? Don’t compare yourself to others. Stop benchmarking yourself, your children, your income or whatever against others. Benchmarking is bullshit as it is based on partial data and external cues that do not tell the complete story. Are you...