The humanities are a complicated subject. They are much more vague than the sciences, relying more on notions of what things ought to be rather than how things actually are. Because of this, they’ve always been a sore spot in traditional modes of learning. Is there a way of improving it?
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Make-or-Break vs. Nice-to-Have
I’ve talked a lot about mindset on this blog. Each time I have, I’ve given a less-than-satisfactory answer of “I honestly don’t know how to fix this”. Truth is, I still don’t. But I think I might have something here that could help nudge people in the right direction. It’s the difference between the Make-or-BreakContinue reading “Make-or-Break vs. Nice-to-Have”
Managing Your Personal KPIs
When we want to understand the success of a product launch, we use KPIs — key performance indicators — to figure out what went right and what went wrong. But, what if we want to understand the success of our lives? What indicators do we use?
How to Get into Harvard
So, how do you get into Harvard? Well, it’s actually quite easy. Let’s break it down.
The End of Education
My number one prediction for the 2020s is that education will end. Not education in general, of course, but certainly education as we know it.