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Archive for February 2013

My life is an onion…

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I was talking with Katie earlier today about life, what we do, what we don’t do, and why we don’t do so much we could… It turns out that life is like an onion made up of three layers…

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Written by CGF

February 25, 02013 at 06:15

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A hyper-rational race to 2nd place?

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Five hyper-rationalists have been forced to pick a number between 1 and 100. The individual (or individuals) who pick the 2nd highest number is allowed to live, all others are executed by some capricious demon. What number do the hyper-rationalists pick and how many survive?

NB: Me and some friends spent 10 minutes discussing this and could not agree on a solution, is there one?

Written by CGF

February 10, 02013 at 18:25

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Living an organised life in the clouds, part 5: References and Ticklers

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There are two big parts to organising my life: using my time well, and not losing key information that I need to know. So far I’ve described how I organise my time using Fixed Blocks, Anytime Tasks and Projects. In this post I’m going to try and sum up the laundry list of techniques I have for tracking of all the info in my life. I’ll also mention what I do to capture inspiration and track my money (not the same thing) so apologies in advance for the length of this post!

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Written by CGF

February 3, 02013 at 12:58