Book: Young China

“Young China: How the restless generation will change their country and the world” by Zak Dychtwald “China’s is a culture of treated meals, of buying things for other people, and of having things bought for you. The buying is an expression familiarity and affection. ‘Among friends, there is need for thank you’” “My Chinese friends […]

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Book: When

“When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing” by Daniel H. Pink “When the researchers crunched the numbers, they found a ‘consistent and strong bimodal pattern’—twin peaks—during the day. The women’s positive affect claimed in the morning hours until it reached an optimal emotional point’ around midday. Then their good mood quickly plummeted and stayed low […]

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Book: Spark

“Spark: How to Lead Yourself and Others to Greater Success” by Angie Morgan, Courtney Lynch, and Sean Lynch “At Lead Star, we define a leader as someone who influences outcomes and inspires others. You can be a manager without being a leader. The reverse is also true. You can be a leader without being a […]

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Book: Cryptoassets

“Cryptoassets: The Innovative Investor’s Guide to Bitcoin and Beyond” by Chris Burniske & Jack Tatar “it’ completely decentralized, with no central server or trusted parties, because everything is based on crypto proof instead of trust… I think this is the first time we’re trying a decentralized, non-trust-based system.” “Bitcoin with an uppercase B refers to […]

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Book: Move Your Bus

“Move Your Bus: An Extraordinary New Approach to Accelerating Success in Work and Life” by Ron Clark Runner: “These individuals are working as hard as possible, and they essentially carry the load of the bus.” “Unfortunately, Runners tend to devote so much time to their job that they often neglect their personal lives.” “If you […]

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