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Philosophy

The Value of Attentiveness

Is Kony still terrorizing Africa and turning children into soldiers? Where are all the 20- and 30-somethings demanding jobs from Occupy Wall Street? Were they given those jobs, or did they go out and… Read Essay

Philosophy

Seneca On Avoiding Mass Crowds

We are hardwired to conform. It only takes a small group to influence us to align our decisions, attitude, and biases accordingly. But conformity, viewing it through the lens of human nature and survival, makes… Read Essay

Philosophy

How I Cured My Anxiety

Note from Paul: This is the first guest post/contribution on Motivated Mastery, ever. I’d like to introduce you to today’s guest, Charlie Hoehn. He’s a writer and a marketing strategist that has worked with… Read Essay