What I learned from two months of practising this mindset, why you should implement it in your life, and how to do it.

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Roman Emperor & Stoic Marcus Aurelius (Photo: U-M Library Digital Collections)

Do you ever feel panicked under pressure? What about during this pandemic — have you felt adrift or a sense of helplessness at your situation? For you students, not knowing if schools will be open in-person or if you will get into university are both examples of the current situation that very few people in our generation have experienced before. For adults, the worry is more real; “will I still have a job and be able to put food on the table?”

Stoicism is experiencing a revival nowadays due to the pandemic. Notable media, such as this news article by…

With artificial intelligence and its applications growing at an ever-increasing rate, let’s explore what this means for key industries as we approach 2040.

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Photo by Drew Beamer on Unsplash

It’s 2016.

Experts say it would be at least ten more years until AI could beat a world-class human player at Go. This ancient game has 10¹⁷⁰ possible combinations, more than the number of atoms in the known universe and is a googol — the digit 1 followed by a hundred zeros — times more complex than chess.

On March 9 of that year, history was made when AlphaGo, a computer program from the company DeepMind, beat…

This simple mindset transformed how I approach each day.

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Photo by Patrick Tomasso on Unsplash

Happiness. Health. Fulfilment. Love.

Take a second to think about what true success means to you.

Okay, what if I told you that to achieve unimaginable success you only had to improve by 1% each day — crazy right?

You might be thinking “no way, that’s too easy — anyone can do that!”

Now here comes the good part, consistent 1% improvement per day is 37.7x growth a year!

Read on for why this mindset is used by top-performers, how it’s transformed the way I approach each day, and how you can implement it in your life.

Sapiens is arguably in a category of its own. Packed with an incredible amount of knowledge, it’s surprising how fast the pages keep turning. It’s not fiction, but it reads like one. In an age that throws so much information around, Sapiens offers a brief history of humankind.

Wow. That’s a lot for one book to live up to. Now here comes the good part: Yuval Harari’s work is adored by millions, including people like President Barack Obama and Bill Gates. So, read on for some of my favourite takeaways from Sapiens.

“You’ll have a hard time putting it down.”…

Devinder Sarai

17 y/o learning new things and writing about them.

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