Category Self improvement

Tony Robbins on quality of life

There is so much wisdom contained in this small sentence from Tony Robbins. If you want to grow as a person and get closer to your dreams, you need to make the conscious choice of deliberately exposing yourself to situations that scare you a little. Step out of your comfort zone! No person ever achieved […]

Shoaff on changing your life

If you keep doing what you always have, you will keep getting the same results. Most people carry on in the same way just “hoping” that their life will change for the better or that they will get their big break. It’s not enough to just hope. The change has to come from within. Once […]

Situational awareness

A term I’ve come across is situational awareness. It’s something I’ve been thinking about a lot, but it wasn’t until  recently that I actually found a term for it. It was introduced to me by Antonio Centeno, a former US marine who runs an online business teaching men about style. I’m doing two of his […]

Jim Rohn on success

A short but powerful quote that says so much in just a few words. I believe that the essence of this quote is to emphasize the importance of having a daily routine of actions that make sure you get a little closer to your goals. Take the time to put in the extra effort. The […]

Review: Gary Keller – The ONE thing

I recently read a great book by Cal Newport, and following up in the same kind of theme was a book by Gary Keller called ‘The ONE thing’. Worth the read? Let’s find out! What type of book is it? This book falls into that category of self improvement / facts! It teaches the reader […]

Review: Cal Newport – Deep Work ‘rules for success in a distracted world’

Following my recent read “How to become a straight-A student“, I dove into another book by the same author: Cal Newport. What type of book is it? This is a facts/self improvement type of book, which is my favorite kind of books. I never read made up stories, since I consider it to be almost […]

Project: Quality of life improvement

A project to simplify life as much as possible by systematically eliminating small, disturbing, everyday things one by one

Recension: Framgångsrik Aktiehandel – 10 vinnande strategier

Efter att ha lärt mig privatekonomi och handlat långsiktigt med aktier i ett par år, så känner jag att jag har en trygg kunskapsgrund att stå på. Jag har följt varje nummer av Aktiespararen, läst massor av böcker, och sakta men säkert stärkt min egen privatekonomi. Mina privata finansiella spar-system och budgetplanering har hela tiden […]

Review: Cal Newport – How to become a straight-A student

A while ago i stumbled across this interesting little book by accident (or rather, by the smart design of the amazon AI recommendation engine). The book is small, cheap, and has a ton of good reviews – a no brainer. What ambitious student doesn’t want to become a straight A? The book takes a look […]

Churchill on unlocking your potential

Let’s face it – people give up to easily. In today’s society of instant gratification, fewer and fewer have the patience for reaping the rewards of hard grinding toward a goal. Young people today are used to getting almost anything by the push of a button. Yet science tells us that to truly become a […]