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Conscious Capitalism with Corey Blake

Conscious Capitalism is a way of thinking about capitalism and business that better reflects where we are in the human journey, the state of...
Chris Castig
1 min read

How Buildings Learn by Stewart Brand

 How Buildings Learn Summary I love How Buildings Learn because while the subject of is “buildings,” it’s really about time. What happens to...
Chris Castig
5 min read

50 Ways to Get a Job

50 Ways to Get a Job is a career book with fifty proven exercises you can use to find meaningful work. Last week I...
Chris Castig
21 sec read

Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari

Sapiens Summary One hundred thousand years ago, at least six different species of humans inhabited Earth. Yet today there is only one—homo sapiens. What...
Chris Castig
17 min read

How Not To Die by Dr. Michael Greger

How Not To Die Summary In How Not to Die, Dr. Michael Greger, the internationally-renowned nutrition expert, physician, and founder of NutritionFacts.org, examines the...
Chris Castig
14 min read

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates [ON…

In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about American history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for...
Chris Castig
51 sec read

But What If We’re Wrong?: Thinking About the Present…

New York Times bestselling author Chuck Klosterman asks questions that are profound in their simplicity: How certain are we about our understanding of gravity?
Chris Castig
53 sec read

Ego Is The Enemy by Ryan Holiday

Many of us insist the main impediment to a full, successful life is the outside world. In fact, the most common enemy lies within:...
Chris Castig
27 sec read

Sam Arbesman on The Half-Life of Facts

Subscribe on iTunes Buy The Half-Life of Facts on Amazon Buy Overcomplicated: Technology at the Limits of Comprehension
Chris Castig
35 sec read

Interview: Bea Johnson on Zero Waste Home, Rapidfire Q&A,…

In Zero Waste Home, Bea Johnson shares the story of how she simplified her life by reducing her waste. Today, Bea, her husband, Scott,...
Chris Castig
25 sec read