- Note taking made easy
Hack Your Day gives a pretty thorough review of Übernote, a new online note-taking service. I’ve been meaning to have a closer look at this one for you, but now I don’t have to — Hack Your Da has doe a good job of explaining the finer points.
Tags: web-apps notes
- Spiritual Development for 9 to 5’ers
A new-ish blog for “Everyday people” with a yearning to add a little spirituaity to their lives. Not for everyone, but fyou’re looking for some deeper meaning in your life, this might be a good plce to start.
Tags: spirituality development
- 33 Reasons to Start a Blog
Like the title says, 33 pretty good reasons to start blogging. Ranges from giving something back to your community to learning to write better (which as far as I’m concerned is a form of giving back in itself) to exercising your freedom of speech.
Tags: blogging writing
- Stop Planning: 50 Ways to Improve Your Finances Today
Fifty basic, immediately doable things you can do today to help put your financial situation in order. Ranges from writing an article for a trade magazine in your field to cancelling subscriptions for services you don’t se to opening a Roth IRA.
Tags: finance money action
- Time Zones and Daylight Savings Time
Useful tool for comparing the time difference between any two places in the world. Takes into account daylight savings time differences, as different places start and end it at different times of the year — and some places don’t observe it at all.
Tags: time daylight_savings_time
Last Updated on August 15, 2018
Book summary: A Technique for Producing Ideas
Kirby Ferguson has written a summary for the book A Technique for Producing Ideas. Generating good idea is a fine art, if you have mastered it you will be successful in many fields. The author of the book, James Young, describes five steps on a technique of combining old elements together:
- Gather new material, both specific and general.
- The Mental Digestive Process
- Drop it
- Poof, the idea appears
- Work it
Kirby also brought out his own thoughts – drop down every ideas you have in mind – You mind is not always as good as paper and sometimes it only stays for a short period of time. After you’ve dropped your ideas into your notepad, you will also have extra chances of linking and modifying your ideas together.
Book summary: A Technique for Producing Ideas – [Goodie Bag]