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As the creator of era-defining products like the iMac, iPod and iPhone and one of the most successful CEOs in business history, Steve Jobs attributed much of his success to his insatiable curiosity and hunger to learn. This video will give you three tips you can take away from Jobs to apply to your own learning and life.
Understanding how we think gives us a clearer picture of what generates creative insights. In this post I explore scientific research and anecdotal evidence on the focused and diffuse modes of thinking and show you how to switch between them to boost your creativity.
Discover how to teach yourself anything with the sandbox method, how to run and manage self-experimentation projects and career lessons from building a thriving blog, two podcasts and a successful business.
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Discover how Minerva, an innovative new university, applies the science of learning to its curriculum and pedagogy, the major misconceptions about the project and its key innovations and the importance of community and the human factor in any learning program.
Discover the major insights behind a successful online education program, lessons about creativity including quitting projects and getting feedback and the secrets to selling with integrity and marketing effectively.
Discover how to turn contacts into connections and build relationships that last, strategies for effective communication and the best time management techniques for juggling multiple projects.
Discover the skills needed to thrive in the 21st century and learn more effectively online, how to access the flow state that produces optimal performance and the value of learning from other cultures while travelling.
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Discover the qualities aspiring entrepreneurs should be looking to cultivate, the environmental characteristics that produce startup hubs and what the world's leading company builder has learned from creating over 100 startups in the tech space.