It’s not that I’m so smart; it’s just that I stay with problems longer.
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Our brain receives 11 million “bits” of information in the form of sensory experiences each second. But how many of these eleven million bits can our minds consciously process and focus on at once? Just forty of them. Not forty million or forty thousand, but forty.
Studies show we can work for an average of just forty seconds in front of a computer before we’re either distracted or interrupted. (Needless to say, we do our best work when we attend to a task for a lot longer than forty seconds.)
We all are distracted by something else a...
To reduce distractions —
To connect dots more easily —
As many as 40 % of our actions are habits, which shouldn’t require conscious deliberation. That is autopilot mode. We can't manage our attention in autopilot mode.
To swith off autopilot mode -
As a rule, we should
Without selective interest, the experience is utter chaos.
Scatter Focus: Our Brains Hidden Creative Mode
Different style of scatter focus
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