Learning to Learn

Given our current pace of change, the most valuable skill is learning how to learn.

Resources

Blog Posts


Unlearn

Have you ever tried to unlearn something? Much of our knowledge, our way of seeing the world, we have collected haphazardly. In order to grow and learn new things – we have to be able to change our minds. We must be aware of what we are assuming and be sure that we are not … Continue reading Unlearn

#20 on the Top 20 Psychologists of the 20th Century – George A. Miller

The biggest takeaway from George A. Miller is that while we are limited in the amount of information we can take in, and limited in the duration of time that we can store that information, we can increase the overall amount of information by chunking groups of items together. This is one of the pillars … Continue reading #20 on the Top 20 Psychologists of the 20th Century – George A. Miller

Inputs and Outputs

Lately, I have been thinking about inputs and outputs. Something to the effect of, “you are what you eat” and “tell me the five people you spend the most time with and I can predict your future.” Thinking about inputs – what comes into my “system” – also has me thinking about the inherently complicated … Continue reading Inputs and Outputs

Books

  • Anything Seth Godin