The Foundation of Productivity

The Foundation of Productivity

If you can work for 30 minutes with complete focus, you can work for an hour with complete focus. If you can work for an hour with complete focus, you can work for several hours with complete focus. If you can work for several hours with complete focus, you’ll get way...
Good Enough At A Lot Of Stuff

Good Enough At A Lot Of Stuff

It’s fall, college is in full swing, and apparently it’s hunting season for research projects and internships. Or so I would guess from the number of emails I’m getting about that, both here at TFF and from my grad school institution, which apparently still has my...
Focus is Freedom

Focus is Freedom

Memorial Day is a good time to talk about freedom. The climate today is not exactly one of gratitude, but if you can avoid being too caught up in politics, it’s easy to see that freedom and opportunity we enjoy today are absolutely remarkable. Further, they were...
What To Focus On – Career Choice Edition

What To Focus On – Career Choice Edition

Most of the time, I talk about focus as a standalone skill, and deliberately avoid talking about what you should focus on – even though that is often more important. There are several reasons for this, the main one being that I want to be as useful to as many...