Do you wish that someone would let you in on the secrets of the universe? The pearls of wisdom are probably hiding somewhere in the World Wide Web. Isn’t that part of the reason for browsing and clicking; a treasure hunt. So here’s the nugget of this post:
If you only do one thing, do this…
Immediately after every lecture, meeting, or any significant experience, take 30 seconds – no more, no less – to write down the most important points. If you always do just this,,, and even if you only do this, with no other revision, you will be okay.
So after phone calls, meetings, or classes today, take half a minute to write the MIT–most important thing. Write it on an index card–that’s the perfect size or file it in a retrievable document so you can access it again.
From “The 30 Second Habit That Can Have a Big Impact On Your Life” by Robyn Scott