My 2022 Reading Goals

New year, new reading goals! After a good year of reading, I am determined to make more of this year and expand my horizons along the way. I have been trying to develop and optimise my reading habits. So, continuing from my last post, which, I am using as a form of introspection, here are… Continue reading My 2022 Reading Goals

4 Reasons Why You Should Take a Break

There are many reasons to take a break from your work. For one thing, it recharges your energy, and a little playtime can help you get your mind back on track. Idleness also allows your brain to make unexpected connections, and allows you to wait for inspiration. Without idleness, you are deprived of a mental… Continue reading 4 Reasons Why You Should Take a Break

Systems versus Goals

Consider these... Two authors plan to finish their books by the end of the year. One just approaches the task as their final goal, the other plans to write 2000 words a day.Two students plan to sit for an exam in six months. One of them fixates on getting the highest score while the other… Continue reading Systems versus Goals

Sorting Out My Planning System

I have always struggled with finding the perfect planning system for years. Do I go digital or do I continue with analog? How about a bit of both? If I do both, would I be able to handle it? There had been tons and tons of questions in my mind. As a natural overthinker, it… Continue reading Sorting Out My Planning System

The Three-Tier Method: How to set goals and crush them?

Goals are essential while navigating through the journey of life. Especially during this time. We are motivated and enthusiastic about making a change. If not dealt with properly, it can become demotivating in the long run. We do not want that, do we? We want our goals to fuel us, not slow us down in… Continue reading The Three-Tier Method: How to set goals and crush them?

New Year, New Me?

2021 finally arrived. Resolutions are being made. People out there are attacking with rejuvenated motivation. After all, it's a fresh start. A blank canvas. Right? New year, new me. Right? In today's world, we have established very quantitative goals in our lives. The numbers game has become more prevalent than before. How many followers do… Continue reading New Year, New Me?

Are New Year Resolutions Worth It?

'Tis that time of the year again. With Christmas just knocking at the door, most of us are gearing up to have a set of resolutions to fulfil the upcoming year. We look back, see what was missing, set a determined goal to do something different next year. We start the new year with jest… Continue reading Are New Year Resolutions Worth It?

Milestone Unlocked

Just another random post about something that caught my eyes today. I was spending time reading some blogs, when I came across this: When I promised myself to get back to my old hobby of blogging at the beginning of this year, I wanted to be consistent. So, I planned to post at least once… Continue reading Milestone Unlocked

A Note About Consistency

In his newsletter a couple of weeks ago, Ali Abdaal talks about consistency. If you're familiar with Ali's videos and podcast that he hosts with his brother Taimur, you'd know how much of an advocate of consistency he is. Recently, I have been struggling with consistency. In fact, a couple of weeks ago, I was… Continue reading A Note About Consistency