Bored and Brilliant

Bored and Brilliant

How Spacing Out Can Unlock your Most Productive and Creative Self

Book - 2017 | First edition
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Explains the connection between boredom and original thinking, exploring how we can harness boredom's hidden benefits to become our most productive and creative selves without totally abandoning our gadgets in the process. Grounding the book in the neuroscience and cognitive psychology of 'mind wandering' - what our brains do when we're doing nothing at all - Manoush includes practical steps you can take to ease the nonstop busyness and enhance your ability to dream wonder, and gain clarity in your work and life.
Publisher: New York : St. Martins Press, 2017
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781250124951
Branch Call Number: 153.3 Z86b
Characteristics: vii, 192 pages ; 25 cm


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Zomordi posits a belief that unplugging, disconnecting, and being bored fosters creativity. This book is a lively and paradoxical treatise on the benefits of boredom.

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