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Everyday Cultural Stuff You Assume Is Universal (That Isn't)

Cultures have their differences, but deep down, we're all just people, dammit. We may worship different gods and our game shows may have different …

A Chess Grandmaster Shares a Remarkably Effective Trick for Solving Any Problem | Inc.com

How do <i>you</i> go about solving problems?<p>My father grew up playing chess in his native Philippines, where the game is hugely popular. He became fairly skilled, and even won a few tournaments after immigrating to the U.S. Of course he was eager to teach me, his firstborn son, the rules of the game.<p>This …

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With an updated Nutrition Facts label, the FDA settles an eternal question: “Why Helvetica?”

Last week, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) put an end to a years-long design debate: Why Helvetica?<p>On May 20, the FDA announced that—after much deliberation—it will keep the existing design of its oft-maligned Nutrition Facts label, with just a few typographic adjustments for clarity. …

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How to Clean up Evernote Clutter for Cleaner Note Taking

Evernote is one of the most popular, powerful note taking tools out there. From the web and desktop applications to syncing with phones and tablets, …

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Going Paperless: Annotating Books & Magazines

<i>Today’s post is authored by Jamie Todd Rubin, our Evernote Ambassador for paperless living.</i>I have a lot of books, as well as a lot of old science …

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This Note-Taking System Turns You Into An Efficiency Expert

Bullet Journal is an all-new system for note-taking that’s better than any schmancy designer notebook.<p>Note-taking is a skill not easily acquired. In the hands of an artist, designer, or Hollywood serial killer (à la <i>Seven</i>’s John Doe), an idea-crammed notebook can even become a rarified, and in the …

The Ultimate Guide to Note-Taking

No matter what your profession, there are lots of reasons to take notes. You take notes to retain information from things you hear – like meetings …

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Productivity in Mind: How Ryder Carroll Designed Bullet Journal

Track the past, organize the present, and prepare for the future.Sound like a familiar challenge?Ryder Carroll, a New York-based designer, set out to …

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