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  • How to Take Notes (The Enhanced Piranesi Method)

    I’ve tried many note taking methods over the years. Some were effective, but most were either too complicated to implement quickly (meaning I wouldn’t actually use them) or they were easy to use but didn’t have enough structure to be useful in the future. Take journaling, for example. During my grad school years, I journaledRead…

  • Be Compelling

    If there is one thing you absolutely must learn as a creator it is this: be compelling. You can learn to be compelling, and you must, no matter what your preferred vehicle of creation–blogging, video, even visual art. This is like how writer/YouTuber Dan Koe says you have to learn to be persuasive. The artRead…