Month: November 2017

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Everything is on a value hierarchy. There are variations between the value systems of different people and different cultures. Some things have a greater consensus regarding their value, others have less consensus.   Our decisions are based on these values. By choosing to read this, you are valuing it over other sources of information. You…

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For 30 days, I wrote and shared a blog post everyday. It was time-consuming. Some days I spent 20 minutes, other days I spent hours. Each article should convey one idea. Too many and it loses focus. No clear idea and you start rambling. The idea of this article: sometimes less is more. Writing long…

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For fun (yes, this is my kind of fun), I propose a four-stage classification for learning factual content. I have not heavily consulted the literature on the subject so may be in essence repeating someone else’s work. (I wrote this in 30 minutes while eating breakfast, so forgive me if parts are unclear)   When…

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I have noticed a pattern of action that I have been taking when I have a full free day work which has been effective. I will decide the one biggest/most important/challenging task that I need to accomplish at that moment in time. I will often set a target that will be difficult, but not impossible,…