Entries by Jah Gaines

How to Change Your Beliefs – The Ultimate Guide

Suppose you have goals that you are certain you want to achieve, such as starting a successful business, getting into a great relationship, or excelling at school. And suppose you understand, at the intellectual level, that you need to do a lot of hard work to move you closer to the goal. But somehow you […]

How to Find Passion – Part I: The Myth about Passion

So many people have raved about this thing called PASSION. The sayings go something like “find something you are passionate about, do that for a living, and you will never have to have to work a day in your life.” It’s very Disney of them to say so. Recently, modern thinkers have expressed their discontent […]

On-Demand Immersive Productivity

In his famous book, Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience, Mihály Csíkszentmihályi describes flow as the mental state in which a person is fully immersed in the activity he’s performing. He’s experiencing the feeling of intense focus, loss of self-consciousness, bliss, and explosive energy. Some claim that when experiencing this in-the-zone state, your physical and mental capabilities are heightened and […]

How to Accomplish Big Goals in Life

I used to think that goal accomplishing was about writing things on paper, making a plan, and having the discipline to work for it. This might be true in some sense. But my journey to accomplish my goals has led me to discover a deeper truth: that accomplishing a goal is not about discipline, it’s […]