Compounding Away – Twice The Time ≠ Twice The Results

“Exponentials can’t go on forever, because they will gobble up everything.” — Carl Sagan When people talk about how amazing the “compound effect” is, I ask them to explain the concept. Inevitably one of two stories pops up. The first one is the story of the water lily which doubles its population in the pond every day. […]

Strategy & Stragedy – “In 7 Difficult Steps!”

“No battle plan survives contact with the enemy.” — Helmuth von Moltke The single best way to improve your thinking is to start asking yourself questions about why you want to accomplish something, how you want to accomplish it, and what specifically it is you want to accomplish. That being said, the operating word is “specifically”, because […]