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Zilong Zhao
Actuary, lifeaholic, fitness enthusiast. | WeZBest.com
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If you have been following WeZBest, you probably noticed I haven't posted any blog article since November 2017. I have been writing, re-writing, and putting off this very article, but a recent event spurred me to finish it.

When I first read Dr. Atul Gawande's Being Mortal and wrote a blog article about it, I have never had any experience of death outside actuarial mortality modeling. I didn’t truly understand the meaning of this word “limit,” especially when it comes to the…
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H(appiness) = S(etpoint) + C(onditions) + V(oluntary activities). happiness comes from between. Happiness is not something that you can find, acquire, or achieve directly. You have to get the conditions right and then wait. Some of those conditions are within you, such as coherence among the parts and levels of your personality. Other conditions require relationships to things beyond you: Just as plants need sun, water, and good soil to thrive, people need love, work, and a connection to something larger. It is worth striving to get the right relationships between yourself and others, between yourself and your work, and between yourself and something larger than yourself. If you get these relationships right, a sense of purpose and meaning will emerge

H(appiness) = S(etpoint) + C(onditions) + V(oluntary activities). happiness comes from between. Happiness is not something that you can find, acquire, or achieve directly. You have to get the conditions right and then wait. Some of those conditions are…
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Want to better understand why democracy is good and effective? Learn about autocracy. Despite a fear-provoking title, this book did a great job shedding some light on the power of rulers in both systems.

Want to better understand why democracy is good and effective? Learn about autocracy. Despite a fear-provoking title, this book did a great job shedding some light on the power of rulers in both systems.
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A complex man with simple taste, the "Oracle of Omaha," Warren Buffett is the only person to have built a Fortune 500 top 10 company from scratch. The Snowball did an amazing job chronicling Buffett’s journey – the business of life. To Buffett, “The…
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WeZBest Stories Episode #1 features Aaron Beverly, 2016 Toastmasters World Champion of Public Speaking 1st Runner Up. We will get to know Aaron's journey from a quiet boy from Philadelphia to a top speaker on the world stage, what motivated him and how he…
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"Greatness isn't born. It's grown. Here is How." Daniel Coyle, New York Times bestselling author of The Talent Code, began his journey of unveiling the secrets of talent development by visiting talent hotbeds around the world. His discovery answered some essential questions that lots of us learners have: How are talents developed? How do we learn best? How to accelerate our skill development?

Daniel Coyle, New York Times bestselling author, began his journey of unveiling the secrets of talent development by visiting talent hotbeds around the world. His discovery answered some essential questions that lots of us learners have: How are talents…
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"If I can see it and believe it, then I can achieve it.... From the bodybuilding days on, I learned that everything is reps and mileage. The more miles you ski, the better a skier you become; the more reps you do, the better your body."
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American Dream = achieving one's passion + enabling the dreams of others.

American Dream is a splendid dream about achieving one's own passion, but more importantly helping and enabling the dreams of others.
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"Love is something you do for someone else, not something you do for yourself"; therefore you need to know what is your partner's preferred way of being loved and speak in the love language(s) that s/he understands and appreciates.
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-Zilong Z.
Actuary, lifeaholic, fitness enthusiast
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