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3 Things I Learned Last Week #17 – Keanu Reeves’ Secret, Obsidian Magic, and Gaming Brain

We’re rolling out the red carpet for the 17th edition of our weekly game show “3 Things I Learned Last Week”. ๐ŸŽ‰ Cue applause, fanfare, and that annoyingly catchy theme song that will get stuck in your head.

Now, without further ado, let’s unveil this week’s grand offerings!

  1. The Role of Focus in Productivity: Insights from John Wick
  2. Taking Notes for Work with Obsidian
  3. How Years Of Gaming Affects Your Brain (And Your Cheetos Consumption)

Shall we?

๐ŸŽฏ The Role of Focus in Productivity: Insights from John Wick

Are you a master juggler, tossing tasks around like hot potatoes? Or do you focus with the intensity of a cat stalking a laser pointer?

This riveting article tears a page out of the John Wick playbook (minus the guns and the dog, hopefully). It examines the art of single-task mastery in contrast with the multi-headed Hydra that is office work. Regardless of the method, the secret sauce? Undivided attention.

๐Ÿ“– Don your black suit and tie and check out the article here.

๐Ÿ—’๏ธ Taking notes for work with Obsidian

The tech world can be as changeable as the Hogwarts stairs. But fret not, this YouTube video, armed with the note-taking app Obsidian, comes to your rescue.

Watch as the Cicd model is wielded like a lightsaber, cutting through information overload and leaving a trail of enhanced learning and ever-relevant notes in its wake.

๐ŸŽฅ Grab your popcorn and watch the Obsidian saga unfold here.

๐ŸŽฎ How Years Of Gaming Affects Your Brain

Ever wondered if those hours of intense gaming have an effect on your gray matter?

Well, this YouTube video spelunks into the cavernous depths of your brain to unearth some answers. It turns out, the dopamine surge from gaming can be as addictive as a Netflix binge, sometimes sidelining serotonin-boosting activities that require the dreaded “C” word – commitment.

Fear not, balance can be found, fellow gamer.

๐ŸŽฅ Controller in hand, quest through the video here.

And with that, we drop the mic on this week’s episode of “3 Things I Learned Last Week.” We hope you exit with more knowledge and fewer wrinkles on your brain.

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To infinity and beyond,

~ Nathan

P.S. Want a TLDR? Here are this week’s insights in a nutshell:

๐ŸŽฏ You don’t always need to juggle like a circus performer to be productive. Sometimes, channeling your inner John Wick (focus, not firearms) is the way to go.

๐Ÿ—’๏ธ Obsidian for note-taking is like a Swiss army knife for your brain. It’ll help you handle the tidal wave of info, leaving you organized and ready for action.

๐ŸŽฎ Gaming is like candy – fun and addictive but not a meal. Make sure to also feast on activities that give you a slow-burn satisfaction to balance the fast-food dopamine hits.

The author partially generated this content with GPT-4 & ChatGPT, Claude 3, OpenAIโ€™s large-scale language-generation models. Upon developing the draft, the author reviewed, edited, and revised the content to their liking and took ultimate responsibility for the content of this publication.






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