Lessons: How Will You Measure Your Life by Clayton Christensen

Clayton Christensen, who was a world renown professor, entrepreneur, and business theorist, writes in How Will You Measure Your Life: Good theory can help us categorize, explain, and most important, predict. People often think the best way to predict the future is by collecting as much data as possible before making a decision. But this …

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Ladder of Abstraction

Storycraft: A Complete Guide to Writing Narrative Nonfiction by Jack Hart guides to writing compelling non fiction stories. Hart focuses on narrative non fiction, as that’s his specialty from a career in journalism, but the book will help improve any type of writing. There are themes that transcend a specific medium and affect people on …

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The Happiness Formula

Can Happiness be attributed to fleeting pleasures, attainment of goals, or something else? How can we be more happy in our day to day lives? Jonathan Haidt, in his book The Happiness Hypothesis, attempts to answer these questions and more using ideas from psychology, neurology, and ancient wisdom. One particularly valuable idea is The Happiness …

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