Retain more from your reading

How to implement a systematic note-taking habit or process that effectively supports knowledge retention when I am reading. This is the question I continue to try and answer, as I imagine so many others do as well. Not a simple problem, but also not impossible, as we learn from Maria Popova (Brain Pickings) and Ryan Holiday.  Both Maria and Ryan …

Gain Clarity with the Feynman Technique

“I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.” – Richard Feynman   Do you say “I read it in a book” or do you really know how it works? So many people learn the buzzwords and really don’t understand the underlying concepts. Which comes out when you start having a detailed conversation on …