Do We Really Live in a 'Post-Truth Era?'

Do We Really Live in a 'Post-Truth Era?'


โ€œYou don't get rich writing science fiction. If you want to get rich, you start a religion.โ€ โ€“ L Ron Hubbard.

In 1953, science-fiction writer L Ron Hubbard set out on a mission โ€“ create a new religion based on his book Dianetics.

Hubbard truly believed in the psychological benefits of the practices suggested in the book. So he released it to the psychological community โ€“ expecting to be hailed as a genius for discovering these new ways of understanding and improving the human mind.

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What I Learned From Pushing My Comfort Zone With TED

What I Learned From Pushing My Comfort Zone With TED

You know the feeling. 

That feeling in your gut that makes you want to avoid pushing yourself.
        
Staying within your comfort zone feels good. Life outside of it is scary.

It's complicated, it's challenging, and it can result in hard, cold, embarrassing failure.

But it can also result in growth.

Thus, life asks you a tough question โ€“ comfort today? Or growth tomorrow?
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Rule #1: Listen. Understand. Act.

Rule #1: Listen. Understand. Act.

On November 4th, four days prior to Election Day, President Obama sat down with Bill Maher to discuss some pressing issues the country faced. 

*Note: I'm just using this as an example, this isn't about either man's politics.

To my great delight, one of the first discussion points was of great importance to me:

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