Aristotle’s crafty advice on skills in the workplace – and everywhere else in life

“For it is owing to their wonder that men both now begin and at first began to philosophize.” - Aristotle (Metaphysics, Part II)When someone needs to play the flute, it should be the best flute-player. Aristotle's craft analogy helps us understand our virtues much like how we achieve skills, be them for the workplace or … Continue reading Aristotle’s crafty advice on skills in the workplace – and everywhere else in life

Mental fatigue takes its toll on the soul

"As an ambitious executive, it’s important that you believe that you will deserve credit for everything you achieve. As a human being, it’s important for you to know that’s nonsense." - David BrooksBurnout sucks. It's easy to tell yourself you just need to work fewer hours or take more days off, but sometimes there's a … Continue reading Mental fatigue takes its toll on the soul