This blog post is part of the final project in the online course “Learning How To Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects” on Coursera. I have been interested in new learning techniques for quite some time now, and I’d like to share my most enjoyable attempt on that quest: taking better care of my sleep.

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I have always believed that my habit of sleeping long was a bad one. Instead, I was intrigued by stories of famous and successful people, who optimized their sleeping time to be more productive during the day. Now, I am certain that most of these stories are only legends, neither based on reality nor helpful inspirations for my own sleeping habits. …

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Photo by Patrick Tomasso on Unsplash

Digitalization has impacted almost every sphere of our lives. We take care of our finances through online banking, communicate with our friends via social media, and search for potential partners on dating platforms. However, digitalization has not only affected our private lives but also the vocational world. In her book “The New Education”, university professor Davidson predicts that 65% of jobs that will be available for students in 15 years do not exist yet. …


Simon Rdt

Master Student at TU Munich

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