The year 2014 was a great one for this blog. As the year draws to an end, let’s take a look at the top 5 posts on this blog by readership and interaction.
I have excluded posts written before 2014 in this list.
Post #5:Day #288:We Secretly Wreck Ourselves : In this post, I explored the age old concept of self sabotage. We set ourselves some really good goals and we work hard to keep them. Then suddenly we create conditions, rationals or excuses for why breaking that goal is not such a bad idea. This happens to most of us. It still happens to me. I try to find a way to create something, a good explanation that helps me get away with breaking my habit. If you are curious about how we ‘set out to wreck ourselves’, read this post here.
Post #4:Day #216:Here’s Why I Don’t Create a Daily To-Do List : In this post I explained why one the of the most accepted rule of productivity- ‘write down your to-do list’, doesn’t work for me and how I have adopted another different system that works for me. In case you fine you find yourself overwhelmed with ‘To-do lists’ and want to try out a new system, read this post here.
Post #3:Day #404:Seth Godin:The job is not the work: If you read this blog consistently enough, you must have noticed my love for everything Seth Godin. Seth is one of the most brilliant minds of our generation and if you care about changing the world or doing meaningful work, you should definitely check him out. This post was taken from one of my best books of the year: Linchpin. You can read the post here.
Post #2: Day #208: Qualities that Make Ordinary People Extraordinary: This post focused on what makes people like Warren Buffet, Steve Jobs and Gandhi extra ordinary. Warren is successful for investing and building long-term businesses.Steve was successful for creating one of the greatest companies in the world with products that are changing the way we live. Gandhi was successful for leading India into independence from the British. What are the 5 qualities that set them apart?? Find out Here.
Post #1:Day #205:Top 5 Reasons Why People Don’t Get Things Done: Have you had one of those days or weeks when you know what you need to do, you probably even know how to do it but you can never get yourself to do it. It’s some form of paralysis. It happens to even the best of us. Here I try to look at 5 reasons that might be responsible for this. Read further here
Here are the top 5 posts by readership. Which post caught your attention during the year and had the most impact on you? Share in the comment section.