Writing, How To

I sometimes hear people telling me “I can’t write”, but honestly it is a skill you can hone and practice. Below is my writing process. This applies to any type of writing, though I’ve been doing this mostly for papers.

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7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens

This was the book that got me into personal development, and started it all. Funnily enough, I got the book as a present, and it’s one of the most useful presents I’ve received (apart from my phone). I’ve provided a summary of what it says, below. It’s a lot more readable than the normal 7 Habits.

It’s not an exact summary, because I’m taking this all from memory (with the help of another summary I found online).

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Business 101

I spent one Saturday learning about business theory. Here are my notes.

Business is basically problem solving. A business is a solution to a problem. Identify the problem. Then, find a solution. Then, make an action plan to carry out the solution.

There is creativity and critical thinking throughout the whole process. This helps you maintain a competitive advantage.

A lot of business aspects can apply to your personal life as well.

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Forget social media: Binge these sites instead

Social media is like junk food for your brain. Feed on something more substantial.


Personal Excellence

Derek Sivers

Clearer Thinking

Brain Pickings

New science, presented like science fiction.

Project Gutenberg

Make your career more impactful.

Wait But Why

Better Explained. I love love love how they explain math. It gave me a newfound appreciation for the subject.

bakadesuyo.com (clickbaity titles, but interesting info.)

Life Hacking

and, of course, TED talks.