Interpersonal Insights

  • A Fine Parent – how to articles for improving parenting skills.
  • The Gottman Institute – a research based approach to relationships. Blog Posts about The Four Horsemen, relationships, parenting and more. 
  • Conscious Leadership Group – tools and framework to improve leadership. Blog posts tapping into mindfulness, psychology, communication etc.
  • The Fearless Heart – a project by Bay Area Nonviolent Communication. Blog posts look at socio-political issues, living together in society and give  the perspective of Nonviolent Communication.

Optimizing Your Life and Work

  • James Altucher – entrepreneur and author of “Choose Yourself” blogs about self-care, investing, entrepreneurship, impression technique and more.
  • OptimizeBrian Johnson presents the best Big Ideas from the best optimal living books. Concise summaries with illustrated visualisations. Courses on business and optimizing yourself.
  • Seth Godin’s Blog – author, teacher and entrepreneur Seth Godin shares his daily thoughts on marketing, tribes and respect.
  • Brainpickings – Blog by writer Maria Popova exploring what it means to live a decent, substantive, rewarding life.
  • Postanly Weekly – selected resources for wealth, health and happiness by Thomas Oppong, founder of AllTopStartups and creator of Thinking in Models and Kaizen Habits
  • Mark Manson – the author of “The subtle art of not giving a f*ck” lays out concisely the mechanisms of human behavior and gives advise for living a better life in an approachable way.
  • James Altucher – entrepreneur and author of “Choose Yourself” blogs about self-care, investing, entrepreneurship, impression technique and more.
  • Blue Zones – Blue Zone talks to experts and thought leaders who share their insights about longevity. Blog posts also touch current events. Blue Zone Trademark products
  • How to Build a Life – “A column about pointing yourself toward happiness,” from the Atlantic that is full to the brim with quality articles.

More Insightful Blogs

  • Scott Barry Kaufman – well-being blog. Posts about self-optimization, leading a happier life, hope, parenting, etc. Kaufman is a humanistic psychologist.
  • Rick Hanson – Dr Rick Hanson – author of Hardwiring Happiness – shares research, information, practices, and other resources on well-being.
  • A Fine Parent – how-to articles for improving parenting skills.
  • Thought Catalog – a platform for young first-time writers to share their stories. Posts about self-improvement, coming of age, astrology, psychology, self-love, health, and more. 
  • On Being – A nonprofit media and public life initiative offering tools for the art of living.
  • Wait But Why – such elegant takes on big concepts. Humorous visualizations / funny comics about important issues, offering a different perspective, explaining things. Posts about current events, sociocultural issues, self-improvement, science…
  • Medium – subscription-style website with a huge library of articles about a wide array of topics by “the world’s most insightful writers, thinkers, and storytellers with fresh perspectives.”
  • The Greater Good Magazine – Greater Good Magazine turns scientific research into stories, tips, and tools for a happier life and a more compassionate society.
  • Behavioral Scientist – “Born out of the labs and offices of leading researchers, practitioners, and journalists, our mission is to make the valuable insights gathered from behavioral science accessible and useful to all.”