Rework by Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson – Book Review

Rating: 5/5 TL;DR: Rework is a book about business, entrepreneurship, and management. If you think business books aren’t for you, you need to pick up Rework by Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson and revaluate your preferences. Whether you think you are just cog in the big machine or the one who runs it, as long as you are career… Continue reading

16 Things I Learned Working at a Startup Accelerator

TL;DR: I learned a lot I was once employed by Coolhouse Labs, a technology accelerator, as a Developer in Residence for their summer cohort. My duties included software development, advising on product decisions, developing user acquisition strategies, and generally being a value-add resource to the product team along with the companies in the cohort. Here are a few… Continue reading

12 Psychological Facts about Your Life

Psychology is not just restricted to academics, students and therapists. It is a subject both applied and theoretical. Its applications are varied. An average person might not enjoy reading research studies but they can definitely grasp the daily applications of psychology for an improvement in their overall life. Some lesser known facts about our daily… Continue reading

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success – Book Review

Rating: 4/5 TL;DR: Mindset: The New Psychology of Success is a book on achieving your full potential by adopting a growth mindset. One of the central messages of Carol Dweck’s book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, revolves around the image you have of yourself and how it has a profound effect on the way you lead your life…. Continue reading

What are Logical Fallacies?

A logical fallacy is simply an error of reasoning that otherwise sounds superficially accurate. The human mind is a phenomenon that can outperform the most machines. However, our minds are not evolved for precise logic and are prone to stumble in to potential pitfalls. The ability to identify logical fallacies in the arguments of others,… Continue reading

9 Reasons Why You Should Sleep More

“Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise”. Kudos to the wealthy part but it does make you healthier. Studies have proven a correlation between our sleeping patterns and their various effects on health. In the rat race of today, sleep is the first to be ticked off the… Continue reading

APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur – How to Publish a Book – Book Review

Rating: 4/5 TL;DR: APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur – How to Publish a Book is a guide for anyone looking to self-publish their own book. As an entrepreneur, one of the best ways to establish yourself as an expert in your field is to write a book. But getting the attention of an established publishing house these days is… Continue reading

27 Tasks You Can Outsource Today

When you are the sole proprietor of a company, wearing too many hats could jeopardize the success of your business. Everything from bookkeeping to social media marketing might fill up your plate and have an adverse effect on productivity and performance. Most entrepreneurs suffer from the “superhero syndrome” and believe they could get everything done… Continue reading

A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy – Book Summary

Rating: 4/5 TL;DR: A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy is a great read if you are interested in learning about Stoicism. A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy is an invigorating representation of Stoicism that portrays how this ancient philosophy can still direct us towards a better… Continue reading

The Success Principles: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be – Book Review

Rating: 5/5 TL;DR: The Success Principles: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be is a must read to learn the guiding principles on success. It helped me focus on achieving my goals. The Success Principles: A Modern-Day ‘Search for Meaning’ in the Business World Shortly after the concentration camps were liberated… Continue reading