November 21, 2022

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This is Kei and Kazuki, founders of Glasp πŸ‘‹

We hand-picked 3 good articles for you to highlight this week. Hope they'll help you get new ideas and perspectives. (You can read this online!)

πŸ“š 3 Good Articles for You

The Uncertain Mind: How the Brain Handles the Unknown
by Anne-Laure Le Cunff (7min)
Our brain is wired to reduce uncertainty. The unknown is synonymous with threats that pose risks to our survival. The more we know, the more we can make accurate predictions and shape our future. The path forward feels more dangerous when we can sense essential gaps in our knowledge.
πŸ”— Glasp Community Highlights

How to Stop Overthinking Your Relationship
by Alicia MuΓ±oz (9min)
Ruminating about your relationship isn't a healthy way to solve any problemsβ€”and it may be a way to avoid your real feelings. Thoughts like these can arise when you feel threatened in your relationship, and then similar thoughts may follow. Reflexive, negative thoughts fueled by anxiety multiply. They may even become thought pinwheels, spinning into what psychologists call rumination.
πŸ”— Glasp Community Highlights

How to Better Manage Your Life Admin
by Brett and Kate McKay (10min)
Just as with job-related admin, β€œlife admin” represents some of our least favorites, and most procrastinated on, to-dos. And yet completing them is essential to keeping our lives organized, functioning, and moving ahead. In the article, the authors introduce how to tame your life admin, so that it facilitates rather than hinders your actual life.
πŸ”— Glasp Community Highlights

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  • 🟩 Did you know this feature?
    You can use AI-powered writing assistance on Glasp! When you want a summary of articles you read last week/month and ideas for the next paragraph, please go to the Atomic Notes from your "My Highlights" page. You can see a video or an article to see how it works πŸ‘€

❀️  Gratitude

We found some people who mentioned Glasp in their articles and blogs, and we appreciate all the kindness!

  • Thank you, Harsh Makadia, for shouting out about Glasp on Twitter!
  • We appreciate Eleanor Konik, for listing Glasp in your newsletter, Obsidian Roundup!
  • Thank you, Andy Sporring, for writing about Glasp on Medium! We liked the beautiful images in your article! And we put your article in the Glasper's creations 🀝
  • We had the #Read5for5 challenge last week! We saw many learners joining the challenge and sharing learnings 😊 We hope that the learnings circulate the society and push us forward πŸ“š
  • Glasp is featured in an article, "Top 11 Superb Chrome Extensions for Digital Entrepreneurs." Thank you for writing about us, Devavrat!
  • Thank you, Puppy, for sharing your learnings on Linkedin! Your insights into product management inspire us! Let's learn and leave it for future generations πŸ“š
    Thank you all for sharing and mentioning us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and/or in your blogs πŸ™‚ We appreciate all of your support! Please feel free to ask us anything at any time! Also, feel free to join our Slack community ;)

Hope you enjoyed reading this newsletter!
See you next week ;)

Kei and Kazuki

Quote of The Day: "Life is trying things to see if they work." β€” Ray Bradbury

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