7 Techniques You can Apply Right Now To Learn Faster And Better

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1. Spaced Repetition:

An efficient way to memorize and retain facts.

2. Method of Loci (for memorization).

Associate information with different locations.

3. Hack Akrasia (“Lack of Self-Control”).

You discount the value of a task the more it is delayed;

4. Improve the Pomodoro Technique.

Use the time-division that peaks your productivity.

5. Use Both Focused and Diffused thinking.

“System 1” is fast, instinctive and emotional;

“System 2” is slower, more deliberative, and logical.

6. Slow Down.

7. Start Problem Sets alone.

“No one is alone when accompanied by great thoughts.”

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