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My own system of capture and review My experience with Grace You can “geek out,” if that’s your thing, or not at all. Other resources for listeners:
The Ped Addict website: http://www.penaddict.com Article at Entrepreneur http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234712 Writing can make you happier. Research published in the Personality & Social Psychology Bulletin in 2014 suggests that writing your life goals helps you get a clear vision for what they look like and fosters motivation. Additional research has shown that such “expressive writing” has been linked to improved mood, well-being and lower stress levels. • Improved thinking and communication.
The “tip of the tongue” moments. Practice increases verbal communication skills, crucial when talking with clients.
Finally, writing closes out your “mental tabs”
Getting important ideas down alleviates the stress caused by anticipating this dreadful outcome. I’ve personally never felt inclined to not work on something just because I “archived” the idea with some notes or an outline—in fact, I’m more likely to work on it since it has already been started!