Why The Social Dilemma isn’t bringing anything to the table?

First, it’s using the exact same manipulative tricks it’s criticising. The soundtrack, the pace and cut of the movie, the very idea of not being a documentary but a «documentary-drama hybrid»… All this is used to create engagement, to keep the viewers in front of their screen till the end, competing for their attention with … Continue reading Why The Social Dilemma isn’t bringing anything to the table?

Start something new

What should I do for a better life?Start something new Sounds like a good way to thwart our hedonic adaptation(1)! We all too easily become used to almost anything, even the good stuff. It takes some effort to keep on savouring them. Starting something new is an easy way out of this dilemma. By definition, … Continue reading Start something new

THREE crucial takeaways from The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene

Number 1In the words of Margaret Thatcher: «Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren’t.»  Unless you’re reading this book as an autobiography, you won’t get much out of it. Stated differently, if you need to read this book to be successful and rule the world, … Continue reading THREE crucial takeaways from The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene