TED Talk Notes

[TED Talk Notes] Dan Gilbert: The Surprising Science of Happiness

http://new.ted.com/talks/dan_gilbert_asks_why_are_we_happy A year after winning the lottery vs. becoming paraplegic, their level of happiness is the same Something that happened 3 months ago has no impact on your happiness Happiness can be synthesized Human beings have a psychological immune system — help us change our views of the world so we can feel better about … Continue reading

Conference Notes

[Learning Notes] Jordan Belfort – Wolf of Wall Street (Video Interview on Lessons Learned)

Taken from this interview with Jordan Belfort – Wolf of Wall Street Below are my notes taken while watching the video above. Some notes are direct dictations from the speakers, so please take them as quotations. Others, are personal notes for myself. I hope you will take these ideas and lessons learned, and apply them … Continue reading

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[Conference Notes] Levo League Office Hours with Sheryl Sandberg

Levo League Office Hours with Sheryl Sandberg As I watched this video today (a recording from the livestream event from yesterday), I noticed that Sheryl Sandberg’s message is simple. It’s really a few key ideas that she applies to several aspects of her life. She knows it really well and is consistent about it across … Continue reading