I’ve always been a little dismissive of affirmation-based self-help advice but after interviewing Noah about his new work, The Book of Afformations (the typo is deliberate) I have to admit to being more than a little curious.
David: Noah, thank you for taking the time to answer a few questions about your book. Let’s start off [...]
Sometimes you have no choice but to do jobs that you don’t enjoy, but if you have a choice you’re far better doing what you love.
Some will argue that, first and foremost, you should do what you’re good at, but most of the time that’s the same thing. If we’re good at something it’s often [...]
Pointing an accusing finger at the successful internet marketers – commonly referred to as the “Gurus” (it’s more accurate to use the label of “celebrity” but, for the sake of simplicity, I’ll stick with “Guru”) – is not exactly an original topic, but I’ve got a fresh angle from which to fire my self-righteous indignation.
You can couple the title with “Facts are sacred…” or “Truth prevails where…” whichever you prefer. Either way, everyone should be free to share their opinion, as long as they don’t object to having their ideas challenged and they have the humility to be willing to change their position in the face of a reasonable [...]
In this article I’m turning my attention to the peddlers of the pseudo-scientific, quasi-religious, quantum quackery, that is The Law of Attraction.
Clearly I’m not going to be making any attempt to be of objective in this discussion but, to be fair, since a recent film raised awareness of this philosophical flight of fancy, you’d be [...]