July 28, 2022
This is Kei and Kazuki, founders of Glasp 👋

We send you 3 hand-picked good articles to highlight this week. Hopefully, they'll bring some insights and help you develop your career and learning journey. (you can read this online!)


📚 This Week's Reading List

How to Take Smart Notes by Sonke Ahrens by Lawson Blake (7min)
The key to good and efficient writing lies in the intelligent organization of ideas and notes. If you want to learn something for the long run, you have to write it down, If you want to really understand something, you have to translate it into your own words.
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🔍 more content in #Knowledge Management, #Note-taking

UX for Learning: Design Guidelines for the Learner Experience by Dorian Peters (12min)
Research shows that user interface and interaction design decisions significantly affect how well users learn. People learn better when they perceive social presence. For this reason, using a conversational tone in the first or second person increases learning. Research has shown that learning does not improve when a learner’s focus is on game goals rather than learning goals.
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🔍 more content in #UX, #Learning

How Helping Others Can Help At-Risk People by Elizabeth Hopper (3min)
Helping others has a wide variety of benefits: Being kind and helpful can make us happier, give us a sense of purpose and meaning, and even lower our blood pressure. The researchers found that the youth who helped someone else experienced higher levels of positive emotions.
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🔍 more content in #Psychology 


📣 Community News

  •  🟩 Hit 360,000 Unique Highlights 🚀
    • We all have accumulated more than 360,000 unique highlights with 52,000+ URLs 🎉 We all made it! Congratulations to all! Check out our tweet 🚀 

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Kei and Kazuki

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