The Art of Learning & How to Master a Skill

The Art of Learning & How to Master a Skill

This book, “The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance”, is not the ultimate guide to learn how to learn, but a journey. Josh’s journey mastering chess and later in his life mastering Tai Chi (a Chinese martial art). Based on his...
The Greatest Minds: Interview with Kent Healy #6

The Greatest Minds: Interview with Kent Healy #6

1# Filipa Canelas: Who is Kent Healy? And what did he do to be where he is? 1# Kent Healy: This is such a complex question because people are complex. No one is easily or accurately summed up in a handful of words, but, here are some labels that would apply to me...
My Notes on Choose Yourself by James Altucher

My Notes on Choose Yourself by James Altucher

I’ve been listening to James Altucher podcast lately, and because he is such an interesting human being, I decided to read one his books: “Choose Yourself: Be Happy, Make Millions, Live the Dream”. Choose Yourself in Tough Times This book covers some important moments...
My Notes on The Creative Habit by Twyla Tharp

My Notes on The Creative Habit by Twyla Tharp

  I started reading this book because of Chase Jarvis’ recommendation.  He wrote a blog post where he shared a list of 6 books that will make you more creative. I chose The Creative Habit, because the title was already a lesson! And when the title is a lesson,...
It’s Ok to Fail – A Quick Reminder

It’s Ok to Fail – A Quick Reminder

It’s ok to fail It’s ok to be wrong. It’s ok to be scared to try. It’s ok to be tired. It’s ok to feel useless. It’s ok to procrastinate. It’s ok to not get up. It’s ok to cry. It’s ok to hurt someone. It’s ok to not exercise. It’s ok to be sensitive. It’s ok to feel...
The Greatest Minds: Interview with Alan Brown #4

The Greatest Minds: Interview with Alan Brown #4

1# Filipa Canelas: Who is Alan Brown? And what did he do to be where he is? 1# Alan Brown: An ADHD/productivity coach, #1 Best Selling author and host of Crusher™TV (www.CrusherTV.com), Alan is the creative force behind ADD Crusher™, the award-winning video series for...
My notes on Purple Cow by Seth Godin

My notes on Purple Cow by Seth Godin

I’ve recently came across a very interesting book: Purple Cow written by Seth Godin. Seth Godin is a bestselling author of 18 books, a marketing expert but mostly: a very interesting person. This book, Purple Cow, is 137 pages long, but is full of insights and can...