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Why you Should Feel Happy about being Depressed

Tyler Durden telling us that we don't need depression
"You might have a chemical imbalance." 
 
"Perhaps you should go and see a doctor. They'll give you something for it." 

The Uncomfortable Truth about "The Secret"

Uncomfortable Truth Secret

Last night, I watched The Secret on Netflix.

The Two Paths to Financial Freedom

2 Paths to Financial Freedom

Earlier in the year, I was speaking to a friend who works at prestigious multinational bank. He's young (about 23), and passed through their graduate training programme to land a top job. The starting salary was an impressive amount in the high five figures. 

He wasn't happy though. A typical working day sees him wake at around 5.30am and, sometimes, return home at 9pm. Occasionally, he's also required to work at the weekend. 

Are You Being Manipulated by The System?

System manipulation

Did you know that you only have 5% conscious control over your daily actions and decisions?

The other 95%, according to neuroscientists, is determined by your subconscious programming. This means that when you choose what to eat, perform in a presentation, compete in a contest, sleep at night and interact with loved ones, you have very little direct scope to influence the outcome.

Don't end up Sleeping in Bed with your Mommy

disease of civilisation
A couple of days ago, I read an article in the Sunday Times Magazine about depression (Entitled 'The Sad Lads'). It focused on 3 young men, all in their twenties who, inexplicably, started experiencing this condition.

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