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While I had great ideas from many of the books I've read, the following books stand out because they changed how I work.
The 20-20-20 Rule is simple. Every 20 minutes you spend using a screen, look away at something 20 feet away for 20 seconds. 20 feet for 20 seconds is the optimal distance and time to allow your eyes to relax.
By learning the different types of notes and building a system, you'll create a knowledge base that will serve you over time.
Here are three reasons why Microsoft created Windows 11 rather than simply updating Windows 10.
Does the sight of your task list cause you to stress? Seeing everything you "should" be doing can be overwhelming, especially if you're using due dates and have a page full of red, overdue tasks. Every time you complete a task, you then have to decide what to do next.
Time Blocking is the act of adding blocks of time to your schedule during which you can work on specific activities. Time Batching is when you group related tasks into a single block, allowing you to focus on related work.
The reMarkable 2 is an e-ink device, similar to a Kindle, but built for writing. The reMarkable tries to feel like paper and provide a distraction-free writing environment while getting some digital advantages.
David Kadavy's book focuses on the creative process and building system that allows you to be more productive and creative.
"If you want to learn something for the long run, you have to write it down. If you want to really understand something, you have to translate it into your own words." (Sönke Ahrens, How to Take Smart Notes)Zettelkasten is a German word for "slip box." Made famous by
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