Thriving on Overload Insights
Useful concepts, approaches, and perspectives distilled from the book, our fabulous podcast guests, and the wealth of valuable resources available around the world
Josh Wolfe on filtering information using the Fitzgerald, Twain, Schopenhauer framework
Literary giants have provided us clues to help us in a world awash with information. When he was featured on the Knowledge Project podcast, venture investor and entrepreneur Josh Wolfe (@wolfejosh)...
How Tim Berners-Lee used a concept map to propose the World Wide Web
In Thriving on Overload, in Chapter 2 on Framing, I describe how we can use concept frameworks to make sense of the world, filter information, build patterns, generate insight, and enhance...
How to use blinking to control time and improve your attention and focus
There are many ways we can improve our attention and focus through simple activities and approaches. Andrew Huberman's excellent podcast Huberman Lab has many great insights, a lot of them packed...
Tim O’Reilly on the importance of soft focus in seeing the future
The old saw is that those who got rich in California’s 1840s Gold Rush were the ones selling equipment to the diggers. Tim O’Reilly avowedly built his publishing business O’Reilly Media to provide...
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