Associative connections in mental landscapes

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Our memory and thinking are deeply associative. Associations are critical for creativity. However, there is no clear recipe for creating associations. Instead, I suggest several options you can mix and match. How do we get mental landscapes? A mental palace typically addresses a single building with several rooms. Mindmaps usually address around 20 objects branching …

Strategies for Success: Integrating AI Writing Tools into Your Business

Imagine you’re a business writer sitting at your desk, facing a mountain of words to conquer. That’s where AI writing tools come into play. They’re like your trusty sidekicks in the digital age, making your writing tasks much easier. AI, or Artificial Intelligence, isn’t just for tech geeks anymore. It’s a big deal in the …

Emojies for productivity

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This sounds strange. Emojies are usually just the opposite of productive. They are cute and funny and childish. Yet I will claim that in their own very strange way, emojis can be very productive. A short history of emojis Originally meaning pictograph, the word emoji comes from Japanese e (絵, ‘picture’) + moji (文字, ‘character’); the resemblance to the English words emotion and emoticon is purely coincidental. In …

Best AI Writing Assistants For Faster Content Development

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) writing assistants are becoming increasingly popular for content creation, as they can help writers produce high-quality content faster and more efficiently. These tools use machine learning algorithms and natural language processing (NLP) to analyse text and suggest improvements, such as grammar corrections, sentence rephrasing, and topic ideas. Here are some of the …

Fiction Writing vs Technical Writing: Key Points to Know

A multitude of artistic genres can be employed in writing. The two types of writing that are most frequently used are technical writing and fiction writing. They adopt a totally different strategy and have quite distinct objectives and personal preferences. Although each form has unique characteristics and advantages, it requires a different set of skills …

Systematic creativity: sections and subjects of speedwriting and research masterclasses

Sometimes I struggle with naming what I do. Speedwriting and research masterclasses are examples of my bad branding, and I hope to rebrand them in near future. While I might be unhappy with the course names, I am definitely excited about their content. So I tell you what. I will describe the content of the …

Sections and subjects of speedreading and senses masterclasses

My reading speed and technique improved dramatically from the time I started speedreading. I would go as far as say that speedreading is a form of biohacking: it is the ability to hack into our senses and generate far more than the senses allow. Therefore in the future, I will bundle speedreading with hacking the …