Making Numbers Count

It’s true! I’m writing a book about how to communicate about numbers with Chip Heath. Look for it next year…

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Date a hottie

Do you want to date someone who’s a little bit cuter? Someone who seems out of your league? Allow me to take all the fun mystery out of dating.

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Better questions to ask yourself than “was I productive today”

Anyone with lots of goals understands how frustrating it is to not feel productive. What was I wasting time on? How can I be more efficient at work? How can I produce more?

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How to make progress when you don’t have the right tools

My high school principle was in love with this quote, which was either from Theodore Roosevelt or Arthur Ashe: “Start where you are, use what you have, do what you can.”

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To build a good life, don’t wait for the magic elevator

What you do all the time is what adds up. That’s what other people notice.

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Real Simple: Put the Odds in Your Favor By Creating Your Own Serendipity

Guess who’s in Real Simple magazine this month! Full PDF of the pages—”Boost Your Luck.” Yes, this is true if you need a short-term boost of motivation. But if you want to dig into the factors that can actually improve…

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To build a good life, don’t wait for the magical elevator. Take the stairs everyday

I have two roommates. I am the leaseholder. For the second time in my adult life, I recently kicked someone out: he’s insufferably self-centered. The type of person who never sees his own part in things. He’s been busy at…

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Better Questions to Ask Yourself Than “Was I Productive Today?”

Anyone with lots of goals understands how frustrating it is to not feel productive. What was I wasting time on? How can I be more efficient at work? How can I produce more? I wish I would have gotten more…

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Is the Super Bowl going to be called fairly? It depends on who you’re rooting for

 As anyone who has ever been passionate about a particular sports team knows, the other side has a habit of playing dirty and the referees tend to make unfair calls. But the secret is that this happens on both sides.…

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How to get clarity for 2020. NOW.

It’s 2020: the theme for this year? CLARITY. But my personal theme, as always, is RESILIENCE.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Karla Starr (@karlastarr) on Jan 31, 2020 at 1:14pm PST So this year,…

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