Welcome to this week’s Saturday morning roundup of interesting blog posts.
Christopher Newgent is a friend and colleague, and a crackling good writer, who has launched a new project to answer the 36 questions that allegedly will make anyone fall in love. His answer to question 2 this week really resonated with me. Read 2. Would you like to be famous? In what way?
When you ask someone for advice, what you get is less about you and more about them. So says Derek Sivers, who suggests you ask a bunch of people for the same advice, and find the truth for you among the answers. Read A warning to anyone receiving advice
Nobody likes a whiner, Johanna Rothman reminds us — and then gives some useful perspective on solving intractable problems. Read Are You Whining or Problem Solving?