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Free Download of 10 Ways to Be a Better Learner

This was a limited time offer. The free Kindle download is no longer available. You can, however, get a free PDF version of the book by subscribing to Mission to Learn in any of the subscription boxes

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Free Kindle Version of 10 Ways to Be a Better Learner

This was a limited time offer and is no longer available. You can, however, get a free PDF version of the book by subscribing to Mission to Learn using any of the subscription forms on the site.  ...

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7 Keys to Being an Innovative Thinker and Learner

In case you haven’t noticed, “innovation” is all the rage these days. Indeed, it may have edged out “creativity,” though it’s a close call. I don’t know about

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10 Ways to Be a Better Learner – Free Kindle Version This Week

A while back I did a series of posts covering my thoughts on how to be a better learner. I have since developed those into a brief book that I am officially launching today. The print version is available

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What’s your role in authoring your life?

I was reviewing some old notes recently when I came across a quote I jotted down last summer from Yochai Benkler’s The Wealth of Networks. Benkler argues that in a networked economy, …the

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4 Essential Attitudes for Successful Lifelong Learners

A guest post by John Dewey Some attitudes may be named…which are central in effective intellectual ways of dealing with subject matter. Among the most important are directness, open-mindedness, single-mindedness

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10 Lessons from the Swarm

I recently finished reading Peter Miller’s The Smart Swarm, and I highly recommend it.  In it, Miller provides a fascinating overview of how various types of animals – ants, honeybees, termites,

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The Blue Sweater: A Learning Journey

I think most readers here will agree that learning is a lifelong, continuous process – not an event confined to a particular place or time. Even so, we can all point to experiences or periods in our

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