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https://getpocket.com/explore/item/a-johns-hopkins-study-reveals-the-scientific-secret-to-double-how-fast-you-learn?utm_source=pocket-newtabPublished: UnknownAuthor: Jeff HadenA Johns Hopkins Study Reveals the Scientific Secret to Double How Fast You LearnMaking one small change to the way you practice can make a huge difference in how quickly you gain new skills.Inc. | Jeff HadenWhen you’re trying to learn something new — like, say, making that new sales demo really […]
Harvard Business Review – Why you should stop trying to be happy at work by Susan Peppercorn #leavingscars #workculture
https://hbr.org/2019/07/why-you-should-stop-trying-to-be-happy-at-work?utm_source=pocket-newtab Published: July 26, 2019 Author: Susan Peppercorn Why You Should Stop Trying to Be Happy at Work So much is written about happiness at work — yet judging from Gallup statistics that show 85% of employees aren’t engaged, few know how to attain it. Given that the average person spends 90,000 hours at work in […]
Wired – The Plan to Grab the World’s Carbon With Supercharged Plants by Emily Dreyfus #leavingscars #climatechange
https://www.wired.com/story/the-plan-to-grab-the-worlds-carbon-with-supercharged-plants/?utm_source=pocket-newtab Published: April 26, 2019 Author: Emily Dreyfuss The Plan to Grab the World’s Carbon With Supercharged Plants Joanne Chory is tackling climate change as a biologist: by engineering plants to grab even more carbon from the air than they already do. Ryan Lash/TED In humanity’s battle against man-made climate change, the Earth itself provides […]
Harvard Health Publishing – Sleep and Mental Health https://www.health.harvard.edu/newsletter_article/sleep-and-mental-health Published: July, 2009 Sleep and mental health are closely connected. Sleep deprivation affects your psychological state and mental health. And those with mental health problems are more likely to have insomnia or other sleep disorders. Americans are notoriously sleep deprived, but those with psychiatric conditions are […]