⛅The Sunday Edition
This week's top picks...
Nir Eyal | Nir And Far
'The words technology and addiction have become linked, such that you probably haven’t stopped to consider whether that’s true'
We will experience change, but we can also be the instigator of change. We can be the thing that happens. (6 minute read)
Joshua Becker | Becoming Minimalist
'Our money, you see, is only as valuable as what we choose to spend it on'
What is the goal you have for the money in your life? Do you have one? (5 minute read)
Leon Ho | Lifehack
'The point of diminishing returns refers to a point after the optimal level of capacity is reached, where every added unit of production results in a smaller increase in output'
How long do we continue working on a project until we declare that it’s good enough? (8 minute read)
Matt Grawitch | Psychology Today
'Everyone has the potential to engage in moral hypocrisy. All it takes is the right situation with the right conflict in values and a strong enough justification to motivate hypocritical behaviour'
We practice few values equally across all situations. (5 minute read)
Lia Avellino | Well + Good
'In every dyadic relationship (unit of two people) there are three sets of needs:
- Your needs
- Their needs
- The relationship’s needs'
In the scope of relationships all any sort, “needy” is often considered a dirty word. In practice, though, "neediness" is closely related to "humanness." (6 minute read)
📺 Video: Why I’m against empathy: Paul Bloom | Big Think | 5 Min
🎙Podcast: Michael Pollan: How To Change Your Mind | The Diary Of A CEO | 1Hr 6Min
🤔 Something to think about: 'Until you give up on the idea that happiness is somewhere else, it will never be where you are' - Steven Bartlett
❔ Brain Teaser
Replace each set of dashes with a six letter word. The same six letters must be used for both words.
What are the words?
The _ _ _ _ _ _ who had been practising _ _ _ _ _ _ through the test, but the others found it more challenging.