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Lifestyle design in Boracay Philippines

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I just had my first micro-retirement with my buddies in Boracay island! It was a really great place to vacation. I met with one of the coolest local guys and he showed us where to get the most beautiful view of the sunset in style.

Our local guide introduced us to some of the owners of the best shops and restaurants on the island and we got an inside peek at the best spots on the island.

Daniel Tammet: Different ways of knowing

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Image by jurvetson via Flickr Daniel Tammet has got a great memory, one of the best in the world in fact. He thinks differently because of his synesthesia which makes his senses fire at the same time. When he perceives the world, his senses combine words and numbers with colors, emotions, and even sounds. This has made him memorize better when he studies and learns because of the joining of his senses with various emotions.

Here's an insight into how he perceives the world, and what it is like to see things his way.

Daniel Tammet: Different ways of knowing | Video on TED.com

What’s Your Start-up’s “Bus Count”? 7 Myths of Entrepreneurship and Programming

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Image by Scott Beale / Laughing Squid via CrunchBase Tim Ferriss is one of my favorite writers, he practices what he preaches and he has some very efficient and effective ways to produce results. His blog is a great source of information and neat little tips and tricks to optimize your lifestyle; he talks about topics such as physical health, mental improvement, and one of my favorite topics, entrepreneurship!

Here's a nice article that's got some insightful tips that makes very good sense and simple enough to implement.

What’s Your Start-up’s “Bus Count”? 7 Myths of Entrepreneurship and Programming