As humans, we have 6 million-year-old hardware and 10 thousand-year-old software. But what if the lifestyle that we are having now actually doesn’t serve our hardware any good? Daniel Vitalis teaches us how to “rewild yourself” to stay healthy. Here is a presentation summary that Daniel had given to the Society members (Neil Stauss’s Mastermind Group).
Humans were hunter-gatherers, until around 200 thousand years ago, we start living indoors in a stable environment. We no longer need to move from one place to another, or find and eat wild food. “Domestication” simply means we start living indoor and having lifestyles…
I went to Hainan Province (“Sun-Moon-Bay”, Wanning) for 2 weeks of vacation. I learned a lot throughout the journey. And I think I came back to “the city” stronger and wiser. I consolidated 9 lessons that we could all apply in our lives. Enjoy!
Flow state is optimal human performance. It is where your physical and mental performance goes off the roof. You gain 15% more strength. Top executives become 5 times more productive because their information processing and pattern recognition ability improve tremendously. Your creativity improves by 500% because you can take in more novel info and connect with old ideas, even in a lateral thinking fashion. You have less inner-critic and more motivation. You will learn faster with a more long-term relationship.
Common symptoms of being in the flow, including slowing down/ speeding up of time, losing self-consciousness, and feeling great.
The notes below are summarised from a 4-hour presentation by Chris Bailey to The Society Group (Neil Strauss’s Secret Mastermind Group). Chris is the author of The Productivity Project: Proven Ways to Become More Awesome.
Disclaimer: Chris’s productivity hacks aren’t something that you’ve never heard of. Most of them you already know, but common sense doesn’t equal common action. I’d advise you to implement 1–2 productivity tips per week. Only take what works for you, and leave the rest.
Productivity is no longer how much you produce. It’s how much you accomplish. Accomplishments are what matters at the end of…
This is a summary of Joe Polish’s presentation on Business Acceleration for The Society Event held by Neil Strauss.
He covers the following topics:
The video (around 2 minutes) should build anticipation and manufacture credibility. It could be played before your presentations. …
Leadership and coaching is a skill set. You might be a star player in your company with all your executions. But when it comes to delegating work, motivating and leading your teammates. It’s another story.
Here are 6 tips on how to coach a new employee at your company.
Tell the new employee exactly what to deliver (end goal), when’s the deadline, and why is this task important. It would be helpful if you could breakdown the tasks for them at the beginning as well.
Give them frameworks, templates, or examples of your past work. Building from scratch is hard…
Consultants who succeed love to solve problems. A part of them is always asking, “Why is something done this way? Is this the best way it can be done?” They are fundamentally skeptical about everything.
As a management consultant led by ex-Mckinsey partners, I have learnt how to solve problems in the so-called Mckinsey Way.
The Mckinsey way of problem-solving process has three major attributes:
Facts builds credibility, because your client knows you are not advising them based on gut instincts.
Having drawn up an initial hypothesis for the problem, the team races to gather the…
A long-distance relationship is not easy. You don’t get to see, touch, or talk to your partner in person. It makes it harder to feel intimate in the relationship. The key to a long-distance relationship is that you make your partner feel that you still love them and miss them despite the distance.
Every day when you wake up or go to bed, send a text to your partner. A simple “Good morning” and “Good night! Sweet dreams!” every day reminds your partner that you are missing and thinking about them. Sometimes add in Video Calls through Zoom or Whatsapp…
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