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The Munger Operating System: How to Live a Life That Really Works

In a famous speech in the 1990s, Charlie Munger summed up the approach to practical wisdom through understanding mental models by saying: “Well, the first rule is that you can’t really know anything if you just remember isolated facts and try and bang ’em back. If the facts don’t hang together on a latticework of theory, you don’t have them in a usable form. You’ve got to have models in your head. And you’ve got to array your experience both vicarious and direct on this latticework of models. You may have noticed students who just try to remember and pound back what is remembered. Well, they fail in school and in life. You’ve got to hang experience on a latticework of models in your head.”

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Why we run

Told from the point-of-view of runners from all walks of life, the film explores the inspiration and motivation that modern cultures associate with running.

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Growth hack on a shoestring budget

  A good summary from Niraj Ranjan Rout on what you can do now to beef up your digital influence. Spending huge sums of money on marketing is pretty old-school. Are you looking to market your SME without spending your life savings on it? Here are 8 cost-effective ways to growth hack your SME in the digital space: […]

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take a moment for yourself this morning

I feel like this is something I should watch once a week to remind myself not to get caught up in the minutia of daily life. I bought their manifesto poster a few years ago and have it hanging in my office somewhere, or maybe in someone else’s office, either way I haven’t looked at […]

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delightfully visual

I saw this cute visual merchandising idea in Sportsgirl the other day and thought I’d share. Reminds us that even a simple borrowing from another category can freshen up a retail experience. Not only is the borrowing of the mixed sweets idea a super cute visual merchandising idea; it also encourages consumers to select multiple […]

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food trucks pull up in melbourne town

I was in Portland earlier this year and dropped in to get a feed at one of the Portland food trucks with some local friends. Regulars to LA will be familiar with the food truck trend which has exploded over there, they have regular food truck nights in Venice Beach and indeed some of the […]

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