How Did Pokemon GO Become Popular?

How Did Pokemon GO Become Popular

[From: The Commonplace of Ludvig Sunström.]

[Title: How Did Pokemon GO Become Popular?]

[Tagged: Musings, Lollapalooza Effects.]


7 Overarching Reasons for the Popularity of Pokemon GO:

(All of which are explained below.)Continue Reading…

Guest Post: How Oskar Faarkrog Keeps a Commonplace to Save Time and Scale his Work Effort

me and oskar kayaking in El Nido

About the author: Oskar Faarkrog is my business partner and we live together in Bangkok. He’s the founder of SkinnyFatTransformation.com with 100,000 monthly readers and you can learn more about his Body-Transformation Coaching program by Clicking Here.


When I first met Oskar he was living in Copenhagen and I was living nearby in the Swedish student city Lund. At the time we were both business students with websites that were just becoming popular.Continue Reading…

First Ever English Episode of 25 Minuter: Interview with the Multi-Talented Edmund Lowman

25 min google+I’ve been asked by lots of SGM readers (and other English speaking people) about 25 Minuter, the podcast I do together with Mikael Syding.

Unfortunately, all of our episodes are in Swedish. Until just now. . .

We just put out our first ever episode in English. Continue Reading…

Releasing The Ultimate Commonplace System

The Ultimate Commonplacing System image

Friends,

I’m very excited to announce that The Ultimate Commonplace System is finally out now.Continue Reading…

How to Formulate Your Framework of Learning (every elite thinker has one)

Alternate title: The best article ever written about optimizing your learning process and becoming smarter than 99% of people.


Framework of learning notes

I was watching the new X-Men movie with someContinue Reading…

School is for Fools: 10 Reasons the Education System is a Failure

school is for foolsThe education system is in shambles, and it has been for quite some time now.

This is not weird. Old things break or go obsolete all the time. Why should this be any different?Continue Reading…

Do You Have Low Omega-3 Levels?

ArcticMed omega 3 premiumAlternate title: How to Fix Your Omega-6 to Omega-3 Imbalance and Rejuvenate Your Cell Membranes


I currently have two main focuses in my life: Business and health.

Without money, you can’t do what you want.

And without health, you can’t live.Continue Reading…

Announcing: The Ultimate Commonplace System

the ultimate commonplace system2Hey there!

Lots of people have asked me about commonplacing over the last two-something years.

Fair enough. I’m probably the biggest commonplacing master around.

But I haven’t said much–because, what is there to say? You just sort of do it. 1 I didn’t realize it’s a skill.Continue Reading…


  1. …or so I thought, because commonplacing came very naturally to me. But it seems like it’s not natural at all for most people, even though they want to learn how.