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The Three Forms of Selfishness


In his book Give and Take, Adam Grant provides abundant research to support his thesis that givers are more successful than takers. He qualifies that these givers are “strategic givers.” While people who are selfish don’t get far, he also points out that people who are selfless get run over. People who are otherish, on

Take the Ride


I want to be comfortable.  I like my daily routine and sleeping in my own bed.  I want to be around people like me and do things I’m good at doing.  But the truth is, I know that comfort is at odds with being fully alive. Last week, we took the kids to Disney World.