The Rise of Superhuman by Steven Kotler is all about Ultimate Human Performance. Kotler outlines in his work the fundamentals of the “flow” state and how everyone can get into this state.
He starts clever by using many amazing and breath-taking stories about the impossible. For example Danny Way an American skateboarder who flew above the Great Wall in China with a shattered ankle and in hellish pain. In contrast to those “superhumans”, Kotler explains how everyone else can also get into this deep state of mind in which the magic happens. About every empployee can benefit using simple steps outlined by Kotler. He does this in a systematic and [...]
So today I’m sited gazing aimlessly at the screen of my laptop. Somehow in my seemingly drilled stature, I’m able to open a few pages online and read something; something on psychology. I have always read about psychology and wondered how deep it stretches. Everyone seems to share the same ideas at least on academic level; the basics of psychology are always discussed the same way, using the same words or at least words that are closely related. Going through the web pages I just opened, I can read something on how psychology is encrypted in every human emotion, everything that is done, every decision taken and executed, whether the right way or the wrong [...]