Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Why Constant Learners All Embrace the 5 Hour Rule



Art of Improvement: Why Constant Learners All Embrace the 5 Hour Rule

Are you ready to embrace the five-hour rule?

BOOKS MENTIONED

The Art of Learning by Josh Waitzkin: https://amzn.to/2K6Sdgt

ADDITIONAL LINKS & RESOURCES Michael's On-Demand Webinar On Creating A Learning Habit & Learning Faster: http://bit.ly/2QHEvTK_TheArtOfImprove... Ben Franklin's autobiography (Page 37): http://www.ushistory.org/franklin/aut... Ben Franklin's 13 virtues: http://www.thirteenvirtues.com/ Why the Smartest People Are Constant Learners: https://www.inc.com/empact/why-the-sm... How Warren Buffett Keeps up with a Torrent of Information: https://fs.blog/2015/05/warren-buffet... Bill Gates on Books and Blogging: https://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/04/fa... Mark Zuckerberg reads at least one book every two weeks: https://www.facebook.com/zuck/posts/1... Elon Musk, the 21st Century Industrialist: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articl... Arthur Blank interview: https://www.forbes.com/2006/09/20/ent... Danny Gilbert interview: https://www.forbes.com/2006/09/20/ent... Tim Ferris podcast with Josh Waitzkin: https://tim.blog/2016/03/23/josh-wait... Deliberate practice: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Practic... Slow Hunches: https://bigthink.com/ideafeed/slow-hu... Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, Mahler - they all loved taking long walks: https://slate.com/culture/2013/04/tch... Steve Jobs was right about walking: https://business.financialpost.com/ex... Jack Dorsey: Leadership Secrets Of Twitter And Square: https://www.forbes.com/sites/ericsavi... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - This was initially published as an article on Medium.com by Michael Simmons: https://medium.com/@michaeldsimmons/w... Author: Michael Simmons | http://michaeldsimmons.com/

Monday, November 19, 2018

Oprah!



VOANews: Smithsonian Opens Exhibit Dedicated to Oprah Winfrey's Legacy

The Smithsonian National Museum of African-American History and Culture has surprised visitors with a new exhibit dedicated to the legendary Oprah Winfrey. It focuses on the early life of the iconic TV star who has become a role model for many Americans. Maxim Moskalkov has the story.




nmaahc: Watching Oprah: The Oprah Winfrey Show and American Culture

#WatchingOprah will use the story of Oprah Winfrey and her phenomenally successful daytime television talk show as a lens through which to explore contemporary American history and culture.

Oprah's Book Club List

Oprah Winfrey Facts