Concept of Batching

I came across this word ‘Batching’ from the book called The 4-hour work week as a productivity tool to utilise my time more efficiently. The idea of batching is to carry out a long list of same tasks in a span of couple of days. It is the completion of a task and any sub…

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A superhuman skill

Coming across this short and enterprising read, Tynan introduces Superhuman social skills to express his views on building a better social norm that enable readers to not only hone their social skills, but to create an incredible social circle. Initially, I was skeptical to read this book because I knew it would highlight elements of vast improvement.…

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Habits – Why we love it!

Habits – don’t we just love them? Fundamentally, it’s considered to be the most boring course of action you take in your daily routine. But that’s exactly the point, in the article Mastering Boring Fundamentals written by James Stuber. He expresses that our boring fundamentals (BF) include: Sleeping 8 hour a night Exercising regularly Reading…

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What to systematise?

Building on from my last week’s blog post, I think this wraps up why establishing successful habits could eventually lead to an automatic system. Things we tend to systematise in our life: Paying bills Working and studying procedure Sleeping pattern Following dietary or exercise program Daily planning I can probably add a lot more to…

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Lunch time experiment

In the early months of working at Emerson, I would time to time induge in a £3.50 spree to buy a full plate of lunch and pay an additional £1.50 for a dessert cup. I couldn’t really complain about the food because a hot meal on a cold day is pretty awesome. This would often…

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Minimizing regret

At the end of last year, I realised that if I didn’t pursue my ventures of creating a platform of writing blogs I would have regretted it down the years. Coming across Regret Minimisation Framework which was introduced by Jeff Bezos (Founder of Amazon). He describes his decision to pursue amazon in such a manner…

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My process to reading a book

On reflection, in my prime youth, I was never an avid reader – I remember I spent late evenings of my year 9 and year 10 watching TV shows like (Hollyoaks, Simpsons) after coming back from school. But, everything changed when I enrolled into university – reading was an imperative part of my growth which…

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Fighting resistance

While visiting California late last year, I took a stroll down Santana Row only to find my first ever amazon store. But that’s not the point, I’d picked up this little gem called ‘The War of Art‘. Written by Steven Pressfield, possibly a read that can be finished within 3 hours. However, if you like to…

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