Tag: learning

Your Brain at Work

My streak of outstanding books continues.

Your Brain at Work: Strategies for Overcoming Distraction, Regaining Focus, and Working Smarter All Day Long
Your Brain at Work: Strategies for Overcoming Distraction, Regaining Focus, and Working Smarter All Day Long by David Rock is different than other brain books that I’ve read. This one directly tackles understanding the … [continue reading]

The Talent Code

I stumbled upon an interesting audiobook recently.

The Talent Code: Greatness Isn't Born. It's Grown. Here's How.
The Talent Code: Greatness Isn’t Born. It’s Grown. Here’s How. by Daniel Coyle is about talent and how it is formed. In the book, we learn that talent is not something you are … [continue reading]

Revisiting “Cleaning Up My Diet”

In 2006, I did two nutritional posts titled Cleaning Up My Diet 1 and Cleaning Up My Diet 2. Boy did I get some things wrong. Not quite a nutritional mullet, but close. Usually I attack others, such as … [continue reading]

The Art of Learning

I almost stopped reading this book after the first 30 pages.

The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance
The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance is by Josh Waitzkin. My edition of the book had a different cover and tagline than the image … [continue reading]

Accidental Mind

Not sure how this book ended up on my reading list, but I’m glad it did.

The Accidental Mind: How Brain Evolution Has Given Us Love, Memory, Dreams, and God
The Accidental Mind: How Brain Evolution Has Given Us Love, Memory, Dreams, and God is by David J. Linden. It’s a book about the … [continue reading]