Mental Models

Mental Models

Explore. Learn. Teach.
Jun
25
When Images Tell Stories

When Images Tell Stories

Images can capture a moment in unique, haunting ways.
1 min read
Mar
30
Write Now

Write Now

The least we can do is record and remember whatever happens next.
3 min read
Feb
20
Why We Should Nap

Why We Should Nap

What if the best way to boost productivity is to relearn something every child knows?
2 min read
Jan
15
What We Can Learn from Magic and Bird

What We Can Learn from Magic and Bird

"I even hated him more because I knew he could beat me"
2 min read
Sep
25
Deming's Fourteen Points on Productivity

Deming's Fourteen Points on Productivity

Productivity isn’t everything, but in the long run, it is almost everything.
1 min read
Sep
23
What To Learn From Kids

What To Learn From Kids

Adults use weasel words to impress, confuse, and obfuscate. Kids know better.
1 min read
Sep
04
Firefights and Friendships

Firefights and Friendships

As Mattis says, if you’re taking on the world, bring your allies. You will need them.
1 min read
Aug
15
How Eisenhower Made Decisions

How Eisenhower Made Decisions

So everything begins with elimination. Start with the poison.
1 min read
Jun
03
The Man Behind American Productivity

The Man Behind American Productivity

Before there was Tim Ferriss, there was Frederick Winslow Taylor.
1 min read
May
21
What We Can Learn from Railroads

What We Can Learn from Railroads

From Sea to Shining Sea.
1 min read