The Secret Key To Multitasking Isn’t What You’d Think

Dumb Little Man

In my book “ Tinker, Dabble, Doodle, Try ,” I explained how — through brain-based exercises that stimulate the default mode network (DMN), the brain’s “unfocus” circuit — we can train ourselves to become just that. On the contrary, however, science proves that daydreaming can actually be productive when it’s planned ahead of time and paired with a laid-back activity, like doodling or knitting. However, it’s imperative to learn how to control this stress.

2017 192

A Guide To Guilt-Free Daydreaming

Dumb Little Man

In my book, “Tinker, Dabble, Doodle, Try,” I explained in detail how daydreaming can lead to glorious outcomes with a few tweaks. You spend most of the day engaging the world with your senses, which means the majority of what you learn comes from the outside. Doing nothing at all or something that takes up too much attention will be less effective, so try knitting, gardening, coloring, or light-hearted doodling while you daydream to get your creative brain charged.

2017 202

On A Journey To Build A Dream School Together In Austria

Dumb Little Man

In that school, students choose what they want to learn and when they want to learn. And I believe, real good learning has to come from following one’s own interests, something the school believes in, too.”. Children should have the right to choose what, and when they want to learn, at their own speed.”. The solutions they found recently are Quire , Doodle , and Doodle, meanwhile, is used to decide a meeting time and

2017 157

Get Better Results by Taking Handwritten Notes

On The Job

Mueller, a Princeton University doctoral candidate, says that one surprising aspect of the study was that even though someone can take more notes via a laptop, transcribing those notes verbatim rather than processing information and reframing it in their own words is detrimental to learning.

2014 173

How to Use Snapchat Like a Boss

Dumb Little Man

Do you want to learn how to use Snapchat ? Draw a picture or doodle on your selfie with the pencil icon located in the upper-right of your screen. To learn how to use Snapchat , you’ll need to know about stories. I had heard of Snapchat but never paid much mind to it.

2016 200

Do You Recognize These 7 Tricks Your Mind Is Playing on You?

Dumb Little Man

You can learn how to recognize your mind's deception and develop the right mindset. So, take one small step at a time and leave room to learn from your mistakes. By all means, learn what you can from your role models and adapt or modify ideas to fit you. Learn to trust yourself.

2012 286

How to Increase Your Creativity in 9 Easy Steps

Dumb Little Man

But, he was constantly learning. If you always do sporty things, try learning a language or music. Challenge yourself and always keep learning. This is about learning to look at everyday routine things with a completely curious and open mind.

2013 286

Call For Help: The First Two Weeks With A Virtual Assistant


The 3 Things I Learned. I learned that it was very wise for me to start using I learned that letting go of email is harder than I thought it would be. The 3 Things I Learned. I learned that having less calendars is the way to go. The 3 Things I Learned.

2014 97

5 Business Lessons to Adopt from Innovative Technology Companies

Office Dynamics

The company’s overall corporate structure, from its Googleplex to its Google Doodles, screams collaboration. What are some of the lessons you’ve learned from other businesses that you would like to share?

2016 130

A Look at Less Meeting


You can schedule meetings through Less Meeting (although I generally use Doodle for that) and share meeting minutes both on the fly and after meetings. There is a learning curve, but like any other app or service that''s worth using it''s got a decent benefit that goes along with curve.

2013 79

Essentialism: Focus on Less Tasks to Get More Work Done


It has games, psychology, science, fun doodles, brain scans and technical step by step instructions. What’s the first lesson to learn from this game? Here’s the second lesson we can learn: When you focus all your energy towards one thing, you’ll probably do a pretty good job at it.

2015 114

A Look at Less Meeting


You can schedule meetings through Less Meeting (although I generally use Doodle for that) and share meeting minutes both on the fly and after meetings. There is a learning curve, but like any other app or service that’s worth using it’s got a decent benefit that goes along with curve. I’m not a fan of meetings. I know they’re essential, but they often become big time-wasters for everyone involved.

The Procrastinator's Guide to Writing | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

Doodle on a note pad. Doodling doesn’t work with a pen because you can’t erase mistakes. Lessons Learned from Seth Godin Reply Lisa Zahran ( @copy_and_coffee ) April 26, 2010 at 5:35 am LOL.

2010 107

Get Organized!: Get Organized: How to Select the BEST Planner for.

Get Organized!

And just to be clear, this does not include "using" it as a coaster, doodle pad, paperweight, or otherwise unrelated purpose!)

2010 65

How to Launch Your Thing on Time


During these launches, I learned a ton about how to launch a project on time.and today Im going to share with you everything I know on how to do it without losing your head. Keep Learning. With this delivery method, you can build upon what you learn every day of the week.

2014 99

“Have” vs “Having” in Certain Expressions

Daily Writing Tips

I’m almost certainly doodling aimlessly on a notepad and hoping nobody notices.

2010 71