I find that I can watch lectures/videos at 1.5x or 2x speed (depending on the speaker) and still understand what they are saying. This allows me to finish material in less time, which seems to be a ...
I wonder if the 14 years of extreme multi-tasking in my job has contributed to training my mind to be scatter brained, however I've been this way for as long as I can remember- the information age ...
What are the steps to be taken to effectively use the time? The situation is such that there is enormous data, some dependent on each other. Some of which have a circular dependency. Some which are ...
update: Based on the 3 responses I think I need to clarify this question. I read a LOT of news, technology and other sites, daily. I am using two methods for managing this in order to a) spread it ...
Internet is the main source of information in 21st century and most of the information is easily accessible. But, this ease leads to addiction where an individual seeks more fresh information daily. ...
I have found myself get emotionally worked up on news reporting and would highly prefer to avoid news altogether as this heavily impacts my ability to work productively. For work reasons however there ...
Recently I had a very strong thought about preventing myself from using the Internet. I found that I knew too many things - from daily news to facebook, twitter, and all kinds of garbage information ...
I'm reading quite a lot professional literature, it's often about information technologies, programming books, computer science etc. The problem is that there are many books that are poorly written. ...
What was scientifically shown to support productivity when structural organizing/accessing file and folders?
My Personal Information Management problem I have gathered terabytes of data but it has became a habit to store files and folders to the same folder, that folder could be kind of seen as a Inbox ...
It is important to know what is new in my scope of interest related to my work. But the problem is that there is so much information on internet and in magazines which I can read that I often spend ...
As someone at least passably competent at productivity-enhancing procedures and tools, I've developed an extensive exocortex for information. This information usually enters the input chute from ...
I started to use Evernote, and I want to find the best system for me to work with it. I am currently thinking about how can I use voice notes. The problem that I see with voice is that you need to ...
What to do when you have a lot things *you* want to do and you want to do it all, without letting nothing left?
I don't have any technique or something that I follow. I normally jump from one thing to other, sometimes having dozens of tabs opened in my browser (more than 50 some times) and even using different ...
This network is full of up-to-date knowledge regarding more and more different topics. I don't know any other knowledge base (global brain) with similar properties and options and minimal redundancy. ...
So like probably many I use Google Reader to manage, read, filter my subscribed rss feeds. Subscribing only as much feeds as you can read doesnt really work. From time to time i delete some feeds, but ...