Other Resources

An assortment of additional resources and content that strike my fancy: tips for wellbeing, productivity tools, poetry, etcetera. An ongoing list in progress!

Tips for staying focused when studying online – aimed more at folks enrolled in MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses), but still relevant and useful for all online learning!

This phenomenal mindmap – How to Focus in the Age of Distraction:

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One of my all-time favorite check-lists for when you find yourself in a rut – Every Is Awful and I’m Not Okay:Everything is Awful and I'm Not Okay

Some of my favorite apps for more effective work sessions:

  • SelfControl – an Internet blocker for Macs
  • Forest – a fantastic tool for creating timed work sessions where you “grow” trees! It also has the option to participate in sessions with friends, for increased accountability/
  • Habitica– this is a fun, gameified to-do list and habit-forming tool.