Focus & Concentration: Crash Course Study Skills #5

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Watch Full Video Of Focus & Concentration: Crash Course Study Skills #5.Sign up for your FREE trial of The Great Courses Plus here: http://ow.ly/PhPe30egcrb Have you ever noticed how easy it is to get distracted while studying – even when you know you really don’t have time for Facebook, Snapchat, Cookie Clicker, or whatever else is calling you? This week we’re going to help you get a better handle on your focus and concentration and how to improve those skills. Crash Course is made with Adobe Creative Cloud. Get a free trial here: https://www.adobe.com/creativecloud/catalog/desktop.html Resources: Bottom-up and top-down attention:
different processes and overlapping neural systems: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24362813 How to create a dedicated study space in your room: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JDkNOSUK1w Cold Turkey: https://getcoldturkey.com/ StayFocusd: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/stayfocusd/laankejkbhbdhmipfmgcngdelahlfoji?hl=en Forest: https://www.forestapp.cc/en/ Why Breaks are So Important: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TkraRj8uAYQ Deep Work by Cal Newport: http://calnewport.com/books/deep-work/ *** The Great Courses Plus is currently available to watch through
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