Why “Follow Your Passion” is Bad Advice

If there is a theme that connects most commencement speeches, it is “follow your passion.” We have a limited time on Earth, and to be happy, we’re told that we must find what we love and never stop looking. Here’s Steve Jobs from his 2005 […]

How I Read 65 Books in a Year Without Speed Reading

“Give me a place to stand on, and I will move the Earth.”
— Archimedes, Greek mathematician and astronomer

Books are to me what the lever was to Archimedes — they allow me to lift objects beyond the limitations of my natural abilities.

For the price of a beer, I can […]