An evaluation of the viability of using Obsidian for long form content as opposed to tools like MS Word, Google Docs, & Scrivener.
On the importance of knowing when to sit down and dive deep into your notes... so you don't get overwhelmed always keeping them neat.
Old, simple tools are often still useful, especially when paired with a practice of frequent check-ins with your goals and mental state.
For the most part, my teaching notes are very simple and low-tech. But Obsidian was helpful when I was allowed to use it.
Map generation & usage
How to make notes for reference, not self-improvement: A practical guide to messy notes meant to be used, not admired.
I divide my RSS feed according to how I can interact with the articles, how far along I am with processing the information, and how I think I can use them later.
Easy in the eye of the beholder. But also, sometimes things really are easier than we think, if we just give them a chance.
Aligning with our preferred designs is critical for functioning, but it's okay to take shortcuts when customizing.
I group information by purpose, not chronology. This method allows for more focus, easier retrieval, and less context switching.