Why the pervasive myth of the malcontent genius is harmful to our own creative development.
By Ryan Holiday
Burdening yourself with trying to "change the world" can cause paralysis and disappointment. There's a better way.
By The 99U Team
Don't follow passions. Instead ask yourself: If you were to invest the time, how good would you become at this career, compared to other careers you might choose?
By William MacAskill
No one wishes their way to mastery.
By Todd Henry
Stress is a sign that something you care about is at stake—and that's a good thing.
If you had a different sibling, you would be a different person.
By Dr. Jonathan Caspi
To combat your fear of risk taking, you’re going to need a plan.
By Meg Duffy
If it's hard for you to find time to read, try focusing instead on learning through audio. While awkward at first, with some practice (and the right apps) you'll quickly become a pro.
By Michael Simmons
Finding a mentor doesn't have an endgame. It's an ongoing process that requires checking your ego at the door.