Doodle Animation [Copy]

Doodle Animation [Copy]

Published on 21 September 2021
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Transcript
00:04
This is Jill
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Jill is an electrical engineering student who just started his studies.  Jill is struggling with learning and recalling material he learned
00:12
Jill met Steve, also an electrical engineering student but in his last semesters. Steve offered Jill a couple of advices on how to learn effictiveley
00:17
Our brains work in 2 Modes
00:21
Diffuse Mode
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Focused Mode
00:25
Relaxed Innovative Big picture Subconscious
00:25
concentrated conscious execute
00:31
Focused mode allows us to work on and solve familiar problems using the neuron connections we have in a sequential manner
00:37
Diffuse mode is what happens when you stop working on solving a problem and let our brains wander. Our subconscious creates meanwhile connections between disparate ideas
00:46
That'S awesome ! Do you have some more tips ?
00:52
Of course !
00:55
Now let's talk about Chunking
00:59
Chunks are a set of neurons connected to each other. Chunks allow to learn stuff easily and retreive information more effectively
01:05
Now  How can we form Chunks ?
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You can imagine a Brick Wall that we want to build. laying a brick layer everyday and making sure it sits firmly allows us to create a solid wall.
01:17
Same goes for Learning: Regular repetition and practising are key to form solid chunks. Once these are formed, certain tasks become easier and more intuitive. You need less effort to do them.
01:26
Trying and practising are key.  As the law of serendipity goes :  Lady Luck favors the one who tries 
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Now let's talk about Procrastination
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You can follow a pattern to help you overcome it
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1- Identify the cue that makes you procrastinate 2- Figure out the routine you do while procrastinating 3- Make sure to reward yourself. Our brains love rewards 4- Last but not least, beleive that you can change the procrastination habit
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Here are other tips: Pomodoro Technique: Work for 25 minutes without distractions and then reward yourself with 5 minutes Break focus on the process and not on the product
01:55
Thanks Steve ! Now I learned more on how to learn