New 2016 Workshops – Registration Open

I’m delighted to announce that registration is now open for all of our 2016 workshops. We’re doing four workshops this year, and the topics are abundance, mental development, lifestyle design, and entrepreneurship. See the Events page (or keep reading) for a quick overview of each workshop. Conscious Abundance Workshop July 29 – 31, 2016 This…

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New 2016 Workshops – Registration Open

I’m delighted to announce that registration is now open for all of our 2016 workshops. We’re doing four workshops this year, and the topics are abundance, mental development, lifestyle design, and entrepreneurship. See the Events page (or keep reading) for a quick overview of each workshop. Conscious Abundance Workshop July 29 – 31, 2016 This…

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Registration Opens for All 2016 Workshops

I’m delighted to announce that registration is now open for all of our 2016 workshops. 🙂 See the updated Events page for a quick overview of each workshop. Here are the web pages for each event: Conscious Abundance Workshop – July 29-31, 2016 Conscious Mind Workshop – August 19-21, 2016 Conscious Life Workshop – October…

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Training to Be a Good Writer

By Leo Babauta I’m not going to claim to be the world’s greatest writer, but I do think I’m reasonably competent. I’ve been training for 25 years as a writer, and I make a living as a writer. For those who are just starting out as writers, I’d like to share my training. I didn’t […]

To Create a Habit, Tell a Good Story

By Leo Babauta If you want to create a new exercise habit (for example), you might tell yourself something like this: “This is going to be amazing, I’m going to get fit and look incredible and be super healthy!” This is a story you’re telling yourself. It’s not real, but it has tremendous power to […]

Brain Training and the Placebo Effect

Here’s another article about brain training that popped up in my news feed this morning, about a study finding that any perceived benefits may simply be the placebo effect at work, while the training itself is potentially irrelevant. If you want to learn more about this topic, I’d recommend the book Smarter by Dan Hurley,…

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On Being a Dad

By Leo Babauta Being a dad is messy … not just the many spills and broken dishes and dirty kitchens and finger-painted walls you have to clean up, but messy because nothing ever goes as planned. It’s messy because you start out with the best of intentions, hoping to be super dad and loving and […]

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Spring Forest Healingfest

Learning Strategies is hosting a free online streaming event June 20-25, 2016. It’s called Spring Forest Healingfest and features Qigong expert Chunyi Lin. You can access the Healingfest via your web browser or phone. All six days of the Healingfest are free, with new sessions posted each day. Each session can be streamed for free…

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Zen Habits Book Now For Sale

By Leo Babauta I’m happy to announce that I’m offering my Zen Habits book to purchase, for the first time since I put it on Kickstarter at the end of 2014. The book is called, “Zen Habits: Mastering the Art of Change.” The Kickstarter campaign did extremely well, and people gave me wonderful feedback on […]

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