Max Holzheu's Weekly Newsletter - Issue #7


Hi friends! It’s been a while 😵. I’ve been consumed setting quarterly goals and helping out with the earthquake in Mexico. But I’m back now! I kept this one short and sweet, I hope you enjoy it :)


Quote of the Day 🔑

We feel guilt when we no longer want to associate with old friends and colleagues who haven’t changed. The price, and marker, of growth.

Naval Ravikant

What I'm reading 📖

Top medical experts say we should decriminalize all drugs and maybe go even further - The Washington Post

The drug war isn’t working, they say.

A tested approach to improve your focus and productivity

I usually skip any posts that include “productivity” in the title, but this post is actually useful with lots of information and apps that can help you stay on track. Read only the summary of each section if you’re in a rush :)

Ads Don’t Work That Way | Melting Asphalt

There’s a meme, particularly virulent in educated circles, about how advertising works — how it sways and seduces us, coaxing us gently toward a purchase.

Awesome Tweetstorms 😱

Sizhao Yang on Twitter: "1/ Why does the ICO opportunity exist at all?"

An example of what happens when a new concept (ICO) changes incentives.

Shane Parrish on Twitter: "1/ Wasting money is more acceptable than wasting time. This shouldn't be so."

Directly from the author of https://www.farnamstreetblog.com. Best insight of this newsletter :)