Are you creating value? And other questions you need to ask yourself as a (content) creator. Advice on content creation centres around engagement. From Minimum Viable Products to public beta reading to data driven writing, almost everything that an aspiring content creator is taught focuses on engagement. See what people engage with, do more of … Read more
What is the best way to read difficult books: 4 levels of reading In How To Read A Book, Adler and van Doren discuss the four levels of reading: elementary, inspectional, analytical and syntopical. Your mind can grow or atrophy depending on what you do with it. So read books that stretch you. If you … Read more
Deep work involves a close focus on one task or set of tasks, and the exclusion of irrelevant stimuli. Think of a blacksmith hammering a sword, or a coder resolving a complex issue. The world barely exists. You do your best work, build skills that enhance your quality of life, and give yourself meaning. Sounds good, right?