The founder of "Brain Pickings" discusses the tug of war between ambition and mental clarity.
By Jocelyn K. Glei
When faced with temptation from your goal, don't ask yourself "How good have I been?" Ask "How committed am I?"
By Elizabeth Grace Saunders
Be more productive, sleep better, and have deeper insights with a few simple precautions and regular treatments.
By Sasha VanHoven
Surprisingly, it can be the little things that have an outsized impact on our day-to-day happiness levels.
By Gregory Ciotti
In this 99U Talk, best-selling author Cal Newport asks how do people end up enjoying what they do for a living?
By The 99U Team
When life gets tough, James Altucher asks himself "What would a Jedi do?"
By James Altucher
Counter-intuitively, sometimes doing nothing is your best recourse.
Not all tasks were created equal. Add “contexts” to your action items to make sure you get them done when you need to.
By Mike Vardy
Eliminate "ah-screw-its" and other ways to make that new habit last for the long haul.