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Changing the world to change yourself

My subconscious pursuit of love and respect

27 🔒 Jul 1, 2022 by Dan Shipper

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I’m Married to an Emergency Room Doctor in New York City

How fighting the pandemic has changed our lives forever

27 Jun 9, 2020

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If your system was a house, would you want to live in it?

In his book Notes on the Synthesis of Form Christopher Alexander writes about how to design buildings: “[A good design is an] effort to ach

27 🔒 Apr 28, 2020

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Follow your heart — with caveats

“Follow your heart” is squishy advice.  It’s a Goop headline. It’s a bumper sticker. It’s something you imagine Adam Neumann plastering on

26 🔒 Jul 31, 2020

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Action Item: Progress Over Process, Remembering What You Read, Zettelkasten

Read to the end to learn what else you get from your subscription

26 🔒 Oct 29, 2020 by Dan Shipper

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Dopamine Stacking

The hidden wisdom in trying new tools and systems

25 🔒 Sep 25, 2020 by Dan Shipper

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Finding the Truth

What to do when it feels like you're spinning your wheels intellectually

25 🔒 Jan 30, 2021 by Dan Shipper

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Scott Belsky’s Elephant List

Adobe’s CPO on relentlessly taking action even on the problems no one is talking about

25 🔒 Jul 8, 2020

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Tactical Mindfulness

How to design a program to train your mind

24 Oct 4, 2022 by Casey Rosengren

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Pile Avoidance

If you look closely at anything that you try to keep clean—like an email inbox, a product backlog, or a dishwasher—you’ll notice that they t

23 🔒 Mar 29, 2022 by Dan Shipper

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Action Item: How to Become a Machine

Nate Berkopec tunes himself like a server—in a surprisingly human way

21 🔒 Apr 13, 2021 by Dan Shipper and Annaliese Griffin

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The Theology of Productivity

Exploring why productivity can feel empty, and how we can make it whole again

21 Oct 1, 2021 by Sarah Chappell

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Generative AIs Narrow the Taste Gap

Musings from the frontier of AI and the written word

20 Nov 4, 2022 by Dan Shipper

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Stop Trying to Make Hard Work Easy

Nir Eyal, author of Indistractable, explains how to cope even when work is hard.

20 🔒 May 5, 2020

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The Unreasonable Effectiveness of 1-1 Learning

How to learn anything 98% better than average

20 🔒 Aug 6, 2022 by Dan Shipper

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How to Go Pro as a Creator

John Gannon from GoingVC shares how he made $1mm in revenue as a creator

20 Jun 25, 2021 by John Gannon

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Action Item: Playing Offense, The 10-10-10 Test, and Blending

Amanda Goetz, VP of Marketing at The Knot, shares her routines for managing a day job, a startup, and three kids.

19 🔒 Oct 19, 2020 by Dan Shipper

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Productivity for Parents

Square’s Restaurant Product Lead on integrating career and family

19 🔒 Apr 16, 2020

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How Productivity Star Thomas Frank Reaches Millions on YouTube

We pull back the curtain on how he gets things and done, and do a deep dive on his system for making videos

18 🔒 Mar 30, 2020

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Action Item: How to stop worrying and love Twitter

Visakan Veerasamy on building an audience by making internet friends

18 🔒 Dec 17, 2020 by Dan Shipper

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How New Ideas Happen

“The first step to a new cosmogony is a step back” — Paul Feyerbend, Against Method Raise your hand if you’ve murdered an idea.  I have. It

16 🔒 Jul 23, 2020

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Will Worrying Make You Better?

In fourth grade my teacher referred to me in a report card as a “nutty professor.” The verdict from the elementary academy was clear: Head i

15 🔒 Apr 23, 2021 by Dan Shipper

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Nat Eliason is Living in The Matrix

Nat reveals the Roam setup that he uses to run his life

15 🔒 Apr 29, 2020

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How I Use Screen Time on iOS

Screen Time on iOS is like ice cream cake: so full of promise, and yet also always so underwhelming. It’s probably Apple’s most valuable so

14 🔒 May 29, 2020

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New for Members: Sparkle v. 0.6

A new version of the Superorganizers file cleaning utility

14 🔒 Aug 26, 2020