Posts Tagged ‘Samuel Johnson’

The Leading Brain: A book review by Bob Morris

The Leading Brain: Powerful Science-Based Strategies for Achieving Peak Performance
Friederike Fabricius and Hands Hagemann
TarcherPerigee/Penguin Random House (February 2017).

Here are several science-based strategies that can drive peak performance

Although by no means an authority in the multiple dimensions of … READ MORE

How to Manage Habits

In The Leading Brain, Friederike Fabritius and Hans Hagemann explain several ”powerful science-based strategies for achieving peak performance.”

In Chapter 4, Fabritius and Hagemann offer these key points:

o Our brains prefer the path of least resistance. In order to trailblazer a new neural pathway, the brain … READ MORE

Winners: A book review by Bob Morris

Winners: And How They Succeed
Alastair Campbell
Pegasus Books Ltd (2015)

What we can learn from winners’ mindsets as well as from their modus operandi

Alistair Campbell carefully organized and then presents his material within four Parts. To his substantial credit, he anchors his … READ MORE

Excellent advice from Warren Buffett on habits, for better or worse

Photo Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

In an article that appeared in Forbes magazine, Warren Buffett has this to say about habits:

“At my age I can’t change my habits. I’m stuck. But you will have the habits twenty years from now that you … READ MORE

Alex Shalman’s Favorite Inspirational Quotations


As a this New Year evolves, you may find many of these observations of special interest and value.

“Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it’s holy … READ MORE

The Road to Character: A book review by Bob Morris

Road to CharacterThe Road to Character
David Brooks
Random House (2015)

Here is a thoughtful and heartfelt affirmation of a “moral ecology” that can help all of us to cultivate stronger character

I have read and then reviewed most of David Brooks’ previously published books … READ MORE

What? More terrific quotations? You betcha!

The National Library of France

I am an incurable collector of quotations and now share another group, most of which are new to me.

o “I can’t recall a time that was as volatile, … READ MORE

Words of Wisdom: 8 Famous Quotes to Help You Embrace Fear and Achieve Success

Words of WisdomHere is a brief article by Anthony Scaramucci for LinkedIn. It offers a most welcome addition to the collections many of us have.