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How to Take a Think Break – Productivity Article

Takeaway: Think breaks are valuable for all sorts of reasons. I chatted with Mike Schmitz about the value he sees in think breaks, and walk you through the do’s and don’ts for planning a break of your own. This is the second part of a two-part series. Read the first segment, What I Learned from my Bill Gates-inspired “Think Week, here. Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes, 33s. Before we dig into how to conduct a think break of your own,…

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Which experts should you trust? – Productivity Article

Takeaway: Some experts are worth listening to, and others aren’t. To find the good ones, look for those who have dug deeply into a topic, aren’t afraid to be vulnerable about where they fail, don’t speak from a pedestal, and are further along in exploring a topic than you are.Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes, 47s.Podcast Length: 28 minutes, 14s (link to play podcast at bottom of post).There are a lot of people out there who call themselves experts—and as someone…

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