Before the holidays overtake readers, I wanted to point to a few of the posts during the past year that I most enjoyed and that generated the most constructive feedback either here on the blog, via Twitter, via Facebook, or from readers who know me in real life. Here they are — after the fold.
Posts Tagged ‘core theory’
I sometimes feel that I live in a world of footnotes. I am a lawyer, and with a few signal exceptions, lawyers tend to revel in the detail, the marginal comment, and the last word in small type at the end of the page. This blog, however, is not about the footnotes. It is about [...]
This blog is a forum for testing ideas about how to build and live a fulfilling life. Just what does that mean? It means that I believe there are best practices, that many of those have been tested rigorously, and that using those practices will enhance both performance and fulfillment.
Human beings are not perfect. We never will be. We are so much more — and more interesting — than that. And by learning more about how we work, we can achieve greater success and fulfillment. Those four sentences summarize decades, if not centuries, of research into human behavior. They are confirmed by cutting-edge research [...]