Joey Zhu

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625,000 Reasons To See Grit As Key To Success

When yesterday’s MacArthur ”genius grants” were announced Angela Duckworth, a research psychologist, won $625,000. As a MacArthur Fellow she will now be expected to be herself. No more, no less. It’s a prize with no strings. But there is an unintended irony. Her work suggests it’s time to make a …

3 Ways To Accept Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Read the following sentences and see if you relate –<p>“I don’t like anything in my life”<p>“Life sucks”<p>“I hate my job”<p>“I am a loner, nobody likes me”<p>“Life …

Happiness

6 Simple Ways to be a Positive Human | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

In 1994, Prof. Masaru Emoto ran some experiment on water. He found that after his team were giving good words, playing fine music, or praying to …

The best career advice you’ll never hear in a graduation speech

“Follow your passion” is the stupidest career advice I’ve ever heard. Why? Because my passion in life is for singing bad karaoke. My friend Dodgy Dave’s passion is for dealing crack cocaine. Some of my friends have many passions. Most of my friends have none.<p>“Do what you’re good at” is better, but …

Happiness

Taxpayers shouldn’t have to subsidize low-income career paths

The cost of higher education has exploded while its value has increased. Your lifetime earnings could be 84% higher if you graduate from college. This leaves many young people debt-wracked.<p>In America, the percentage of households, headed by under-35 year olds, with education debt increased from 17% …

Higher Education