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Some of the greatest men and women in history have kept these books. Marcus Aurelius kept one–which more or less became the Meditations. Petrarch kept one. Montaigne, who invented the essay, …
After the response to this recent LifeHacker piece, I thought I would explain the system I use to take notes, research books and keep track of anecdotes, stories and info I come across in my work.
What is the most important skill for a successful and happy life? There is an old story of a reporter who went up to Bill Gates and Warren…
“I’m an aspiring writer and I want to become better. What advice do you have for me?”
Taking risks is essential to improvement, but our emotions push us towards the safe option—unless, it seems, we let our future-self decide.
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Technological change demands stronger and more continuous connections between education and employment, says Andrew Palmer. The faint outlines of such a system are now emerging
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The most effective way to take notes while reading is to follow this simple three step process that I've tested and honed on over one thousand books.