Browsing: Human Nature
Here’s a great tool for assessing your strengths — and then creating a life that draws on them:
This is one of the most interesting ideas I’ve come across in a long time, from a New York Times piece by Samuel Scheffler:
Wow. This is an incredible study of personality styles, based on the language that people with different personality traits use in their Facebook posts.
In 1943 Abraham Maslow published “A Theory of Human Motivation“, proposing what he thought to be the most necessary elements humans needed in order to lead successful, healthy, happy lives.
A lot has changed in the world since 1943. So Charlie Kim, Founder and CEO at Next Jump, took it upon himself to modernize Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. Here is Charlie’s version:
Here’s a brief musing I tapped out on my phone last night while reading from the Book of Ecclesiastes: I don’t know why everyone talks about the fear of death. I love life, but I don’t fear death. What I fear is the deaths of the people I love best — because I fear the […]