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    For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 10 getAbstract summaries (7 books with a total of 1793 pages and 2 videos) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 2143 minutes (about 36 hours). Learn more.
    How to Cultivate Grit

    You have the talent and the skill, but do you have the drive to succeed? 

  • How to Manage Your Time Using the Pomodoro Technique
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    How to Manage Your Time Using the Pomodoro Technique

    Tame your murderous schedule before it kills you.

  • Reading Boosts Your Performance. Seriously.
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  • “The Growth Mind-Set Is Almost a Ticket to Entry to Becoming an Effective Learner”
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    “The Growth Mind-Set Is Almost a Ticket to Entry to Becoming an Effective Learner”

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  • Most Useful Summaries 2020
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    For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 7 getAbstract summaries (7 books with a total of 2032 pages) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 2431 minutes (about 41 hours). Learn more.
    Most Useful Summaries 2020

    What has been the most useful summary this year, and why?

  • No Innovation Without Inspiration
    This 7 min. read saves you up to 35 hours
    For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 8 getAbstract summaries (6 books with a total of 1748 pages and one article) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 2091 minutes (about 35 hours). Learn more.
    No Innovation Without Inspiration

    Let's have a look at the rules of stimulating innovation.

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    Photo by Noémi Macavei-Katócz on Unsplash
    Updating Skills: Is There a Generation Gap?

    Yes, there is. A new survey by getAbstract reveals the different learning approaches of Generation Zers, Millennials and Baby Boomers.