Mayo Oshin

Juggling ideas at the intersection of science, art and philosophy.

https://mayooshin.com/
I combine and cross-pollinate ideas from a diverse pool of disciplines — science, art, psychology, history and philosophy—to dissect how to build better habits and make better decisions. Trying to be less wrong and live a better life @ Mayooshin.Com I don't have all the answers, but I hope to shed light on how to think and live better. Learn more at MayoOshin.Com/Newsletter
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Wisdom//

The OODA Loop: How the Greatest Military Strategists Make Decisions in the Face of Uncertainty

by Mayo Oshin
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This Nobel Prize-Winning Psychologist Reveals the Cognitive Biases that Lead to Bad Decisions.

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Well-Being//

6 Lessons From the World’s Happiest People

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5 Scientific Tricks to Fall Asleep Fast When You Can’t Sleep, According to a Sleep Expert

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The Science of How Music Affects Your Productivity

by Mayo Oshin
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Pablo Picasso on the Myth of Overnight Success

by Mayo Oshin
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Walt Disney on How to Stay Motivated and Bounce Back From Failure In Life

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5 Lessons on Mental Toughness from “Marathon Monks” Who Run 1,000 Marathons

by Mayo Oshin
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Well-Being//

Why Embracing Imperfection Will Help You Achieve Your Goals Faster

by Mayo Oshin
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Here’s the Real Reason Why You Struggle to Stick to Your Goals.

by Mayo Oshin
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J.K. Rowling on How to Deal With Failure in Life and Work

by Mayo Oshin
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Victor Hugo on How to Beat Procrastination and Finish Anything You Start

by Mayo Oshin
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The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Intermittent Fasting

by Mayo Oshin
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Einstein’s Most Effective Life Hack Wasn’t about Productivity.

by Mayo Oshin
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Community//

The Physics of Failure: Why We Fail In Life and Work (and What to Do About It)

by Mayo Oshin
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The Iron Mike Rule: The One Thing Successful People Do Differently

by Mayo Oshin
Community//

Why More Is Less (and What to Do About It)

by Mayo Oshin
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Zanshin: How to Master the Art of Focus and Concentration From a Legendary Japanese Archer

by Mayo Oshin
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The Art of Misery: Why We Are Never Truly Satisfied

by Mayo Oshin
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Einstein, Aristotle and Ockham on How Real Geniuses Solve Difficult Problems.

by Mayo Oshin
Community//

The 6 Rules of Email: How to Eliminate Email Anxiety and Take Control of Your Inbox Today (Backed by Science)

by Mayo Oshin
Well-Being//

Why the Pursuit of an Easier Life Can Actually Create a Harder One

by Mayo Oshin
Community//

Warren Buffett’s 5/25 Strategy: How to Focus and Prioritize Your Time Like a Billionaire.

by Mayo Oshin
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The Physics of Stress-Free Productivity: Newton’s First Law on Getting Things Done the Easy Way.

by Mayo Oshin

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