Archives for November 2008

Friday Links 08-11-28

From the Web Holistic Learning for Math – Cal Newport has an excellent article about how to do well in technical courses like math or physics.  He focuses on developing what he calls “insightful studying”, however I think his approach fits nicely with holistic learning.  Cal’s emphasis isn’t on memorization, but on breaking down all […]

Boost Productivity With a To-Don’t List

To-do lists are a common productivity tool.  They help you stay focused and clarify what needs to be done.  However, just as important as writing a list of things you need to do, you need to write a list of things to stop doing. Why Adding More Work Doesn’t Make You Productive If you’re really […]