Ron Wells

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Of Bootstrap Mentality & Red Pills : Key Ingredient for Startup Success

Bootstrap was term coined from the computer lingo ‘booting’ which means starting a computer or starting a chain of processes which eventually starts …

Go ahead, quit your job

My friends sometimes approach me with career anxieties, under the false impression that writing about economics makes somebody a good career advisor. My counsel is typically something like optimistic incrementalism. <i>Don’t quit your job, mastery comes with time, job satisfaction comes with mastery…</i> …

Employment

The Reality of Color Is Perception - Issue 26: Color

Philosophers have a bad reputation for casting unwarranted doubt on established facts. Little could be more certain than your belief that the …

John Locke

30 (Really Quick) Time-Management Tips

Time is of the essence. Use these tips to manage it.<p>I know you are pressed for time. I believe the best time management involves stress management. But then again, these tips can still help you be more productive with the hours you <i>do</i> have to work. They come from the company Toggl, maker of (of …

Time Management

50 Ways To Organize Your Life After 50, Part 2

Baby Boomers,<p>In my last post, we started our list of 50 ways to organize your life. You can review themhere. They are easy techniques and extremely useful in making your life more productive. These included some of my favorite gems, such as:<p>1. Pinpoint Your Priorities<p>2. Focus on Most Important tasks<p>…

The Secret To Meditating When You Think You Can't

In an ideal world, I would meditate first thing in the morning when I rise, usually around 5:30am.<p>And in an even more ideal world, I would follow my …

Meditation

Point Mugu SP

• Sycamore Cove & Mugu Beach parking lots open at 8am and close at sunset.<br>• Sycamore Canyon & Thornhill Broome campground gates open at 8am and close at …

NASA Earth Observatory : Home

November 9, 2017<p>More than 30 million people in Africa depend on Lake Chad for fresh water. But satellite and ground-based data show that the …

A Tractor Beam Made of Sound

It can't pull a spaceship into the Death Star, but the acoustic tractor beam is the most powerful yet created.<p><b>Scientists have created a sonic tractor beam</b>. And it's not simply an amazing proof of concept: This beam pulls with a billion times more force and can tow objects a million times larger …

Star Trek

Marines expanding use of meditation training

While preparing for overseas deployment with the U.S. Marines late last year, Staff Sgt. Nathan Hampton participated in a series of training …

That Moment....

Starting From Scratch

It was last March, just around this time, that I was learning how to be a decent partner to this magical animal. Merlin spent the first few months of …

Incredible Charcoal Drawings Textured with Scalpel Blades and Sandpaper

Scottish artist Douglas McDougall creates fantastically photorealistic drawings using charcoal as his primary medium but then he textures each work using scalpel blades, sharply cut erasers and coarse sandpaper. The detail to each piece is mind-blowing, especially when it comes to facial hair and …

Sandpaper

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Study: People Can Be Trained in Compassion

Equipped with a meditation room for scientific research and a brain-imaging lab, researchers at the University of Wisconsin–Madison examined, for the …

Dalai Lama: Women Better Leaders Because Of Potential For Compassion; Next Dalai Lama May Be Female

The Dalai Lama weighed in on the debate around women leadership and came out firmly on the side of the female.<p>Talking to reporters during a visit to Australia, the Buddhist leader was asked to weigh in on gender during a race for Prime Minister that has included charges of sexism.<p>Speaking …