Tips for Life & Work — analog

FOCUS TIP #1: GO ANALOG

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FOCUS TIP #1: GO ANALOG

When you want to strategize, brainstorm, or just think through a tricky problem, you'll  want to create an “environment of focus” --  going analog allows you to do that easier, faster. THE SCIENCEResearch has found that brainstorming or problem-solving using analog writing utensil (pens, markers, pencils) results in more productive thinking than typing or digital tools.  In addition, using a phone or laptop means you're likely hearing or seeing alerts and notifications, all things that interrupt brain flow, which results in lower overall brain performance.   To get the most of your brain when you're doing creative or complex problem solving, try...

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