Listen Fast and Talk Slow

“A while ago I tweeted something like ‘If you use 2x on your podcasts, should you also aspire to speak twice as fast to others?’” Tyler Cowen   I listen to a lot of podcasts, usually at 1.6 and 1.7x mostly because I find just listening to a normal paced conversation a bit boring. I … Read more

Study Tips – How To Be Awesome in 10 Steps

Study Tips – How To Be Awesome in 10 Steps

I’ve had a longstanding love/hate relationship with professional exams since starting my career. I’ve done CFA exams and actuarial exams (CFA are easier.. just). I’ve passed exams; I’ve failed exams. I’ve panicked in an exam and failed. I’ve cried after passing an exam. I was once so ashamed of myself after failing (fourth fail in … Read more