April 07, 2022
 
This is Kei and Kazuki, founders of Glasp 👋

We send you 3 good articles to highlight this week. Hopefully, it will bring new perspectives and help you develop your career and learning journey.
 

📚 This Week's Reading List

Memory & Learning Breakthrough: It Turns Out That The Ancients Were Right by Michael Simmons (17min)
While we teach, we learn. Teaching (sharing knowledge) is one of the noblest things we can do with our short time on this planet. It's a way to achieve immortality. The noblest attitude will reside in other people's minds, and then it'll be passed on to other people.
See: Glasp Community Highlights

Self-Education: Teach Yourself Anything with the Sandbox Method by Nat Eliason (10min)
(1) Have a sandbox, a system that allows you to experiment, (2) Research and know the knowledge gap, (3) Purposeful practice to stretch beyond your comfort zone, (4) Get feedback from someone who already knows how to do what you’re trying to learn, and (5) repeat 1-4.
See: Glasp Community Highlights

Why Tacit Knowledge is More Important Than Deliberate Practice by Cedric Chin (14min)
Tacit knowledge is the knowledge that cannot be captured through words alone. Tacit knowledge instruction happens through things like imitation, emulation, and apprenticeship. You learn by copying what the master does, blindly, until you internalise the principles behind the actions. We should act as if tacit knowledge were a fact, because it is more useful to think about ways to gain that tacit knowledge directly, instead of hoping for some breakthrough to make tacit knowledge explicit.
See: Glasp Community Highlights

 

👀 Featured Curators on Glasp


1️⃣ Janica Solis
Janica is learning about learning, note-taking, self-improvement, and web3.0. She keeps highlighting interesting content, so it's nice to follow her ;)

2️⃣ Snow Huo
Snow is learning about startup, fundraising, and product management. She's addressing the language barrier issue through her startup, Byrdhouse. Please check it out!

3️⃣ Purity Waigi
Purity is learning about product management. She is an experienced product manager and collects very useful content about product management on her Notion page.

 

📣 Community News

  • We as a community have made 60,000+ highlights and 3,500+ notes last month 🎉 
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  • We will be featured on Ness Labs next week ❤️ 


See you next week ;)

Best,
Kei and Kazuki

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