Today on the pursuit of learning. I had the pleasure of talking to Dr. Howard Rankin. Howard today is written 12 books, in his own name, co authored another eight and ghostwritten 25 others. He is a health coach, consultant, and speaker on communication, cognitive bias and brain health initiatives.Read More
Amor Fati is a Latin phrase that could be translated as either “love of fate” or “love of one’s fate”. A central tenet of the ancient and practial philosophy of Stoicism, it is often represented by the symbol of fire. As Marcus Aurelius, the Stoic Emperor of Rome, wrote a blazing fire makes flame and brightness out of everything that is thrown into it.
He also expressed his own version of Amor Fati when he said all that is in accord with you is in accord with me, O World! Nothing which occurs at the right time for you comes too soon or too late for me. All that your seasons produce, O Nature, is fruit for me.Read More
In Principle 6 – Never Stop Learning, one of the recommended ways of learning was to read voraciously.
What does that mean though?
How do I read to learn?
Read on to find out.Read More
Principle 5 is near and dear to my heart. My whole life, cardiovascular fitness has been something that set me apart. Growing up, I played practically every major N. American sport, most of them at a reasonably high level. As I aged, I focused more on school, learning, work and family and gave up on…Read More