Total immersion is how you learn from great authors

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Building habits in small ways is a sustainable approach that doesn’t overwhelm your brain.

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Start with the beginners mindset — curious and eager to know

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Reading is not a race — make time to learn, recall and think

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Analytical reading improves critical thinking

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Before you begin the process, remind yourself of the goal or purpose of reading

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Carpe diem — “seize the day”

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Proven systems to manage your energy, time, attention and achieve your goals

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The real key to a good life is doing less of what makes you miserable and more of what makes you come alive

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“Sprint” to the outcome you expect

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Thomas Oppong

Writer & Curator | Learning | Habits | Productivity | As seen on Business Insider, Forbes and Pocket. For my popular essays, go here: https://thomasoppong.com

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