A Year of Life-Changing Ideas

As Forge turns one, we look back at the stories that helped us make sense of the last 12 months — and provide a blueprint for your future

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Prepare for the Ultimate Gaslighting

Don’t Be an Ally, Be an Accomplice

There’s No Such Thing as ‘Quality’ Time

Why High-Achieving Women Pretend Their Lives Are a Mess

How to Get Out of Your Online Comfort Zone

How to Think Without Googling

Self-Care Won’t Cure What Ails You

How to Change a Mind

The Power and Danger of Being a Difficult Woman

Why I Charge People to Get Coffee With Me

What You Miss Most Is an Essential Clue to Who You Are

What Makes the ‘Nice Guy’ So Awful

Welcome to the New Midlife Crisis

We Didn’t Know How Much Our Brains Needed Boredom

Don’t Try to Fix Anything Right Now

How to Avoid the Productivity Trap

Your Only Goal Is to Arrive

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