Garion Hall I’m an Australian living in Amsterdam, these things – all small – really stand out for me (I’ll update this as I think of more): School finishes at midday on Wednesdays. This is so parents can spend more time with their kids, and many employers allow parents to go home at midday on […]
What is a good strategy for absorbing and retaining information from a giant textbook you are self-studying for a test?
Robert Frost Well, maybe three bites at a time. 1) The number one thing is to accept the limitations of how the brain works. Don’t try to absorb too much information at any one time. Follow the rule of three. Learn three ideas and then stop. Come back later to learn three more. Do not […]
What makes people lose interest in Quora?
Michael Hochster Proliferation of bad questions in my feed. The worst is when someone posts a question like “Why don’t women like short guys?” and four Top Writers feel the need to jump in to explain that women have individual preferences. https://www.quora.com/What-makes-people-lose-interest-in-Quora