Rare Skills

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Rare Skills

Morgan Housel | Collaborative Fund

'A rare and useful skill is understanding that people you find to be deluded likely suffer from the same shortcomings you do'

Three rare and powerful skills... (3 minute read)

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The 2 Sides of Confidence

Nick Wignall | nickwignall.com

'Building confidence has two distinct but essential components: managing insecurity and building self-efficacy'

If there’s an area of your life where you don’t feel as confident as you think you should, it’s because one or both of those ingredients is missing. (8 minute read)

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We're Asking The Wrong Question About The Recession

S. Mitra Kalita | Charter

'There are two types of discourse about the recession right now.

  1. Are we there yet?
  2. What recession?'

Fixating on this ignores the on-the-ground pain, caution, and uncertainty that have been building for months, even years, and are now reaching a critical peak. (5 minute read)

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How to Get Over Your Fear of Confrontation

Paolina Milana | Lifehack

'While a bit of anxiety about having those challenging conversations is natural, experiencing fear of confrontation at the level that stops you from having a voice will cost you in more ways than one'

So, how do you get over your fear of confrontation? (5 minute read)

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15 Places (other than Possessions) to Apply Minimalist Principles

Joshua Becker | Becoming Minimalist

'Minimalism is the intentional promotion of the things we most value and the removal of anything that distracts us from it'

Minimalism, as the word is most often used these days, pertains to a lifestyle of intentionally owning less. (6 minute read)

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📺 Video: How Europe Stole the World | Johnny Harris | 17 Min

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🎙Podcast: How ‘Quiet Quitting’ Is Changing the Workplace | Wall Street Journal | 10 Min

More Gen Z and younger workers are rejecting the idea of going above and beyond in their careers in order to focus on time spent outside of the office.

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🤔 Something to think about: 'How are you complicit in creating the conditions you say you don't want?' - Jerry Colonna

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