A quick reference guide on a few things I often see young or new watch guys get wrong.
Researchers are finding that your mental patterns could be harming your telomeres — essential parts of the cell’s DNA — and affecting your life and health. Nobel-winning scientist Elizabeth Blackburn and health psychologist Elissa Epel explain.
A discussion about watch durability, my most doable watch, and some recommendations for a really durable watch.
Father Time - a funny story about an old man literally getting hit with time!
In 2016, Rolex landed the number one spot on the Reputation Institute’s annual rankings, up from number 4 in 2015. This is when the olive-green dial, Rolex's signature colour was released, as shown in the header image. Credit for that picture goes to Time and Tide here and I used this picture because the green dial is … Continue reading A Brief History: The Rolex Day-Date
Is "time" a universal truth? Carlo Rovelli suggests it is NOT... . In other words, all time is simultaneous and where we are at one 'point' in time is not a necessarily "mutually exclusive" event. That's food for thought!
I decided to do another book summary post, since I found it so useful and insightful. This one is by brothers Jeffrey Eisenberg and Bryan Eisenberg, writing with Roy H. Williams. They analyse Amazon’s principles through the eyes of two imaginary characters on a road trip. The book is basically a dialogue between the older … Continue reading Be Like Amazon
This post is not about watches - it is about raising your mental game to the next level... A getAbstract summary of a book entitled "The Playmaker's Advantage" by Leonard Zaichkowsky and Daniel Peterson. In all honesty, after reading this you probably dont need to buy the book; but if you decide to - please consider buying … Continue reading The Playmaker’s Advantage
I recently read an article on aBlogtoWatch (ABTW) on this topic, and it was thoroughly detailed and interesting enough for me to want to write this. The post was inspired by a Morgan Stanley publication entitled "DTC and the Bullwhip Effect" which you can read in full here. It is a broker report, covering Richemont and … Continue reading The Watch Industry’s Biggest Problems In 2019 & Beyond
Benjamin Clymer, the founder of the watch-enthusiast website Hodinkee, has become a timepiece adviser to the stars. Credit: Damon Winter/The New York Times