How many blog posts do you read each week? Why do you choose to read those articles specifically? Chances are it’s because you’re looking to learn something new or to view someone elses perspective on a certain topic.
There’s a plethora of content for every subject you can think of, and it’s all accessible at your fingertips. With all of this content you’re consuming on a daily basis, are you actually taking anything away from it? Are you even consuming the right type of content?
You purposely and sometimes accidentally put in valuable time scouring the web for the perfect answer to your questions. Reading blog posts, listening to podcasts, and watching videos. Maybe one of these pieces of content will hold that gold nugget of information you’ve been looking for!
Reading, listening, and watching content is time-consuming, and for most people, it’s a problem they didn’t know they have. You think you’re spending your time wisely, self-learning, but if you aren’t finding the value in the content you consume, and develop your own takeaway, then you’re inadvertently wasting time. [Read more…]