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A collection of stellar thoughts

About the Book

From the philosophical to the tactical, this random collection of essays and other writings by stoics, billionaires and poets is a handy guiding light for any occasion.

About the Author

Arun B
Arun B

Perspiring writer. Aspiring anonymity. Occasional blogger. Figuring out life with family and other stuff in between.

Table of Contents

  • Curator’s Note
  • If not now, when ?
  • Pale blue dot
  • The Emperor’s Three Questions
  • Aligning vectors
    • What’s A Vector?
    • Sum of all vectors
    • Applying “Aligning Vectors” to Your Organization
    • How Aligning Vectors Can Help Project Planning
    • It’s Vectors All The Way Down
    • How To Increase Progress Without Better People Or More Funding
  • On high standards
    • Intrinsic or Teachable?
    • Universal or Domain Specific?
    • Recognition and Scope
    • Perfect Handstands
    • Six-Page Narratives
    • Skill
    • Benefits of High Standards
  • No “Yes”, Either “HELL YEAH!” or “no.”
  • 1000 True Fans
  • On Saving time
  • Maker’s Schedule, Manager’s Schedule
  • The Road Not Taken
  • Stay hungry, Stay foolish

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