Still Learning

Chance Finucane
A daily 2-minute read featuring what we've learned from others.
Created 20 Dec 2020
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  • Julian Edelman
    04 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Things Learned From… Julian Edelman — 3-time Super Bowl champion and retired NFL wide receiver On what separates the New England Patriots’ approach: September — the first month of the season — was the...
  • The 101-Year Old Lobster Lady
    01 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Things Learned From… Shane Parrish “The easy conversation today becomes a hard one tomorrow.” Plato (h/t Daily Dad) “The best way of training the young is to train yourself at the same time. Not to ad...
  • Writing Advice
    30 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Things Learned From… Harvard Business Review “Take a look at any significant innovation, and the myth of the lone genius and the ‘eureka moment’ breaks down.” shawn swyx wang One piece of writing advi...
  • Derek Jeter
    29 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Things Learned From… Habits of a Champion, by Dana Cavalea Cavalea is the former Director of Strength & Conditioning and Performance for the New York Yankees and was a member of the Yankees staff duri...
  • Brunello Cucinelli
    28 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Things Learned From… Sahil Bloom “The best way to accelerate your learning curve: put some skin in the game.” Brunello Cucinelli — founder and CEO of his own luxury brand “There are three things you c...
  • 12 Bits of Wisdom
    27 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Things Learned from The Complete Life’s Little Instruction Book, by H. Jackson Brown Jr. Be the first to forgive. Make a habit of reading something inspiring and cheerful just before going to sleep. P...
  • James Clear
    24 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Things Learned from James Clear’s 3-2-1 Newsletter James Clear “Double down on your best relationship. It's the investment with the highest return.” “People who jump from project to project are always...
  • Processing Quickly vs. Processing Early
    23 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Things Learned From… Lucille Ball “One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn’t pay to get discouraged.” Charles Marcus “Surround yourself with people who are going to motivate and ins...
  • Giving Advice
    22 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    It was cool to read this lesson in two books over the span of a few days. Things Learned From… Chop Wood Carry Water, by Joshua Medcalf Akira: “Most importantly, please don’t try and teach your friend...
  • Perfection and Paralysis
    21 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Things Learned From… Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals, by Oliver Burkeman “The limitations we’re trying to avoid when we engage in [a] self-defeating sort of procrastination frequently...
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