The beauty of living with a growth mindset by Suf Alkhaldi

I finally finished reading the book ” Mindset: the new psychology of success” by Carol Dweck recommended by  a friend, two years ago — thank you Brighid. The book is a landmark for a new era of understanding the growth mindset and the fixed mindset.  Many chapters of the book made me examine my own life.  The explanation of… Read More

What do you think? Is private college education worth it? Warren Buffett says: No! by Suf Alkhaldi

Is it worth going to a private college?  Recently, when I was attending the Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders’ meeting, one future college student asked Warren Buffett about the value of going to a private business school. The student indicated that private school tuition now (2015) is around 60K per year.  Buffett quickly answered without any hesitation and… Read More

The race to win our attention: fight back by Suf Alkhaldi

As our life becomes faster due to the development of many technologies that compete to attract our attention even for milliseconds, our ability to function with less distraction decreases.  E-mails, cell phones, TV, and daily life keep distracting us from relaxing. The race of Social networks like Facebook, Google+, and twitter to win our attention becomes better… Read More