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How boredom can lead to your most brilliant ideas | Manoush Zomorodi

How boredom can lead to your most brilliant ideas | Manoush Zomorodi

Update: 2020-05-01195
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Do you sometimes have your most creative ideas while folding laundry, washing dishes or doing nothing in particular? It's because when your body goes on autopilot, your brain gets busy forming new neural connections that connect ideas and solve problems. Learn to love being bored as Manoush Zomorodi explains the connection between spacing out and creativity.
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Akbar.

it also called diffuse mode.

May 4th
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AwarenessTriPp

definitely shifted my perspective on this whole idea of boredom and I like how they explained multitasking isn't the most beneficial for us 😊👌I always felt that being able to focus is more important than always jumping around and being able to do 5 things at "once"

Jul 28th
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Anirban Goswami

I deleted 169 GB worth of Movies from my computer. OH YEAH!!! Self Control!!

Aug 28th
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Muralidar D

excellent

Aug 25th
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How boredom can lead to your most brilliant ideas | Manoush Zomorodi

How boredom can lead to your most brilliant ideas | Manoush Zomorodi

Manoush Zomorodi