How to Get Motivated to Work Out: The Proven Tips

For years, I didn’t have the habit of working out. Then one day I decided to start building the habit and now I’m glad to say that I work out almost every day. So how can we get motivated to work out? The starting point, I believe, is internalizing the benefits. The more you internalize […]

The Power of Immersion

I like to learn from top performers. I like to observe how they achieve their level of performance. From my observation, there is one characteristic that I notice again and again. It seems to be a common thread among them. It seems to be something that they all have. That characteristic is immersion. Top performers […]

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In my recent article about Warren Buffett, I wrote that you should invest in your knowledge. Knowledge is power and having a knowledge advantage will take you far in life. To help you apply that, there is a Blinkist Black Friday deal for you: for a limited time, you can get 50% off Blinkist subscription! […]

What Is Your One Habit?

I recently read The One Thing by Gary Keller. It’s an insightful book that can help you get the most out of your life. The message of the book is simple: you should focus on just one thing that gives you the most impact. Not a few things, but just one thing. So it goes […]

8 Timeless Life Lessons from Warren Buffett

I recently read Warren Buffett’s Ground Rules. It’s a book about Warren Buffett’s investing principles in his partnership years (1956 – 1970), the years before Berkshire Hathaway. The idea of the book is that he managed a relatively small sum back then so the principles are more applicable to individual investors. The book is an […]

The Mindset That Helps You Avoid Getting Stuck in Life

A while back, I wrote about the mindset for overcoming a fear of failure. The mindset says that the regret of failing is less than the regret of not trying. Now I’d like to introduce you to a mindset that extends that. I call the mindset the experiment mindset. What does it mean? In essence, […]

New Course: How to Invest Long-Term in Bitcoin

In my post last week, I mentioned that I was working on an investing course. I’m glad to say that it’s now done! How to Invest Long-Term in Bitcoin is a course that teaches you how to invest with a long-term view in Bitcoin. Bitcoin is the hot topic in finance right now for a […]

How to Rebalance Your Life

In investing, there is something called rebalancing your portfolio. A portfolio has different asset classes in it (such as stocks, bonds, and cash), and there is a particular allocation that best serves your financial goals. Over time, however, your portfolio might go out of balance. One asset class might outweigh the others because its price […]

Ask the Readers: What Is Your Favorite Quotation?

I love quotations. They are short but contain a lot of wisdom. They allow us to learn the lessons of life in a concise way. We can learn a lot just from reading and pondering good quotations. I’m always on the lookout for good quotations, so I’d like to ask you: What is your favorite […]

The Mindset for Overcoming a Fear of Failure

Do you want to live your life to the fullest? If you do, then there is a big obstacle that you need to overcome. That obstacle is fear, and among the different kinds of fear, a major one is a fear of failure. Imagine putting a lot of effort into something but it doesn’t work. […]