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Take a Break from Productivity to Unleash Your Creativity
If you want to open the floodgate of creativity, loosen up, and be a little less industrious.Continue reading
The Near-Death Encounter That Saved Me From Myself
My mind told me I was hallucinating, but my instincts told me I’d glimpsed the other side.Continue reading
Benefit From a Think Week, Just Like a CEO.
How to successfully contemplate the bigger picture with your own Think Week.Continue reading
Be Glad You Aren’t Too Beautiful, Too Smart, or Too Rich
The downsides to being extremely beautiful, intelligent or wealthy might make you grateful you’re just Joe or Jane Average.Continue reading
What Chekov’s Dog Taught Me About Purposeful Creativity
“Kashtanka” — Anton Chekov’s short story about a dog with two masters — is a fable about the conundrum of the creative life.Continue reading
Political Correctness: Censorship’s Sneaky Cousin
What Kim Kardashian, Nike and the Dalai Lama’s bowing to political correctness says about censorship in the Information Age.Continue reading
A summer afternoon in the life of a Hongkonger.
It was time for Kenny’s lunch break. His bony buttocks, which had been parked in a cheap IKEA swivel chair since 8:35am, felt numb. His eyes ached, and when he closed them, he could still see the bright light of his computer screen emanating from the back of his eyelids. The photo of his wife and two young children, thumbtacked to a corkboard in front of him, was lopsided, so he straightened it. He dislodged himself from his cubicle and made his way out of the building.Continue reading
What Do You Mean I’m INTENSE?!?!
Positive and negative implications of the term “intense”.Continue reading
Hong Kong’s Protests Are Just the Beginning
Hongkongers simply don’t identify themselves as Chinese.Continue reading