Learning to Learn on Coursera.org

Learning to Learn on Coursera.org, the missing piece of the puzzle, especially if you combine it with the Playground: the partner calls, and the skill learning challenge.

I've completed the first two weeks of study on coursera, with 99% effectiveness measured by the tests: only two mistakes total.. But did I learn the material?

Why didn't I take a whole week to do a week's worth of study?

I am like a person who after weeks lost in the desert, finds good drinking water... Hungry, thirsty, excited. Continue reading "Learning to Learn on Coursera.org"

3 reasons you aren’t doing what you say you will do

You can learn nearly anything on the internet if you know how to learn.

And yet, if you look, people don't learn much, don't do much, and the momentary excitement, the big promises die almost as fast as they were born, leaving the promiser frustrated, and puzzled why they can't keep their word, and actually do what they said they would do. Continue reading "3 reasons you aren’t doing what you say you will do"