Tweet: The Role of Luck by Scott Barry Kaufman In this article Scott Barry Kaufman give the following example studies to display the role of luck factors in success. Half of the differences in income can be explained by peoples country of residence and by the income distribution within that country, Scientific impact is randomly distributed, with high productivity alone having a limited … Continue reading Tweet: The Role of Luck by Scott Barry Kaufman

Asking questions and learning

One good technique which aids fast and sustainable learning is to read the topic once for understanding, then quiz yourself. Asking questions will trigger the creation and refinement of retrieval cues specific to the information or groups of information to be retrieved. Without these retrieval cues we cannot reliably bring back the information into our … Continue reading Asking questions and learning

Tweet: Education as Signaling or Skill Building?

Econ Duel: Is Education Signaling or Skill Building?— Kiran Johny (@johnywrites) September 6, 2019 This is a very interesting discussion on education and its fundamental purpose. It is focusing on two important paradigms of education; The Human Capital Theory and The Signaling Theory. Human capital theory claims that education will stimulate social mobility and … Continue reading Tweet: Education as Signaling or Skill Building?

Tweet: Learn to be happy, Is it possible ?

Some science of #happiness .— Kiran Johny (@johnywrites) April 5, 2019Following will cover 80% of the Science of #Happiness If we apply 80/20. My favorites: 1) Seligman’s PERMA Model, 2) Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi Flow and happiness 3) HEAL framework by Rick Hanson. 4) Mindfullness, Meditation, Loving Kindness meditation 5) Gratitude Practice

Tweet: Success = Quality + Network

This study is really applicable in #Entrepreneurship and #Entrepreneurial #Learning which fits the definition of : "Human activity where #performance is difficult to be quantified objectively,"— Kiran Johny (@johnywrites) November 17, 2018