I was listening to Arianna Huffington chat with Tim Ferriss on his podcast. As a 14-year-old growing up in Greece, she saw a picture of Cambridge University in a magazine and told her parents she wanted to go there. Everyone said that would never happen because she didn’t speak English and they couldn’t afford it. Except her mother. She said, “I’m sure we can make that happen.” So, Arianna started learning English, took the entrance exams, applied for and received a scholarship, and attended Cambridge. It changed the trajectory of her life. Beyond inspiring. Continue reading
I read an article lately by Benjamin P. Hardy in Thrive Global and it shared some great advice about how to be more productive. He talked about how the first three hours of your day are everything.
Our brains are most productive when we first wake up, but we often don’t take advantage of that force. We tend to check our phones and emails and start answering questions from others. Continue reading