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Thursday, Sep 19, 2019

Journaling

Many of my anxieties, worries, and decisions tend to get warped, distorted, and intermixed in my mind as I sit there mulling over them until they’ve morphed into something nearly unrecognizable. Writing about them almost always helps - and occasionally even clears them away entirely.

Why I quit my day job researching happiness and started cycling to Bhutan

I’d had enough. It was October 2017, and I’d been wondering what the point of my job was for far too long, and while I’m sure there was something meaningful somewhere and to someone in what I was doing day-to-day, it had certainly lost meaning for me. For all the good that writing another academic research paper would do, I thought I might as well be cycling to Bhutan.

Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019

40 Favorite Interview Questions from Some of the Sharpest Folks We Know

What follows is an exclusive list of 40 interview questions, sent to us by the sharpest folks we’ve met or just outright admire. Some of the questions are (deceptively) short and sweet, some are probing and unexpected, others hinge on targeted follow-ups. Broken down by topic, they tackle everything from how candidates understand the role and process feedback to their first summer job, worst boss, and the last time they changed their mind.

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019

Monday, Sep 16, 2019

Friday, Sep 13, 2019

These are the world’s most liveable cities in 2019

The top 10 most liveable cities in the world, and their scores according to The Global Liveability Index 2019, are: Vienna, Austria (99.1) Melbourne, Australia (98.4) Sydney, Australia (98.1) Osaka, Japan (97.7) Calgary, Canada (97.5) Vancouver, Canada (97.3) Tokyo, Japan (97.2 tie) Toronto, Canada (97.2 tie) Copenhagen, Denmark (96.8) Adelaide, Australia (96.6)

Thursday, Sep 12, 2019

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2019

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019

Monday, Sep 9, 2019

Friday, Sep 6, 2019