Ding, Ding, Ding! Welcome, my lifelong learners, to the 19th edition of “3 Things I Learned Last Week”! 🎉
Like a chirpy radio host, I’m pumped to bring you the most riveting takeaways from my continuous journey of learning, and a few laughs along the way.
Get ready to hop on this week’s educational roller coaster. Grab your favorite beverage, kick your feet up, and come with me on a joyride of knowledge! And remember, sharing is caring. Spread the fun around!
On the menu this week:
- 🧠 ChatGPT – Not your regular chatterbox
- 🚀 Be Bored, Be Very Bored – The Secret to Outwork Everyone
- 🧘 Stop Thinking. No, Seriously, Stop It
Hold onto your hats, let’s dive in!
🧠 ChatGPT – Not your regular chatterbox
You know that eerie feeling when you’re talking to an AI and it gives a response so complex, you almost feel like it just earned its degree in Quantum Physics? Yeah, that’s ChatGPT. But how does it do it? You don’t need a Ph.D. in AI (or Quantum Physics), this illuminating video explains all the magic behind the metal.
But remember, ChatGPT isn’t omnipotent – it’s like a very smart parrot; it can mimic the complexity, but it doesn’t fully grasp it. Balance its use with human expertise, and you’ll have a winning team.
🚀 Be Bored, Be Very Bored – The Secret to Outwork Everyone
You know how you find everything interesting when you’re bored? Suddenly, that speck of dust floating around becomes more captivating than the latest Marvel movie. Well, guess what? That boredom can be your productivity’s best friend!
This insightful video explores how to channel that “bored energy” into an unstoppable work drive. Find out the secret techniques – including noise-cancelling headphones, dedicated work times, and even – wait for it – binaural beats!
🧘 Stop Thinking. No, Seriously, Stop It
Alan Watts, the guru of zen, once said, “Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.” The same applies to our thoughts – sometimes the best way to clear the mind is to stop stirring it. Let the mud of overthinking settle, and experience the clear water of being.
Dive into this video to discover how you can silence the constant chatter in your mind, embrace the present moment, and realize that life is more about being than achieving. Woosah.
Whew! That’s it, folks! Another round of “3 Things I Learned Last Week” wrapped up. Hoping these brain nibbles added a little something to your personal and professional life. Stay tuned for more enlightening nuggets next week!
Stumbled upon this newsletter like finding cash in your old jeans? Well, subscribe now to receive your own copy every week. It’s as easy as clicking the link below.
📩 Join the learning train here: https://www.nathanonn.com/newsletter/
Here’s to a smashing week filled with knowledge, growth, and, most importantly, joy!
Learn long and prosper,
P.S. If you’re more of a microwave meal person, here’s the quick version:
- ChatGPT is great at imitating human language, but remember, it’s not human.
- Boredom isn’t the enemy of productivity. In fact, it’s the secret sauce.
- Sometimes, the best way to clear the mind is to stop thinking. Let the zen sink in.