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Bored and brilliant : how spacing out can unlock your most productive and creative self /

Zomorodi, Manoush (author.).

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at SC LENDS.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library 153.3 Zomorodi Manoush (Text) 22960001462240 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch 153.3 ZOM (Text) 30018005486515 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 1250124956
  • ISBN: 9781250124951
  • Physical Description: vii, 192 pages ; 25 cm
    print
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martins Press, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: The case for boredom -- What we talk about when we talk about boredom -- Digital overload -- Out of sight -- Making memories -- App addled -- Doing the deep work -- Reclaiming wonder -- Wander away -- You are brilliant.
Summary, etc.: "Bored and Brilliant shows the fascinating side of boredom. Manoush Zomorodi investigates cutting-edge research as well as compelling (and often funny) real-life examples to demonstrate that boredom is actually a crucial tool for making our lives happier, more productive, and more creative. What’s more, the book is crammed with practical exercises for anyone who wants to reclaim the power of spacing out – deleting the Two Dots app, for instance, or having a photo-free day, or taking a 'fakecation'--
Subject: Labor productivity
Creative ability
Boredom
Summary: "Bored and Brilliant shows the fascinating side of boredom. Manoush Zomorodi investigates cutting-edge research as well as compelling (and often funny) real-life examples to demonstrate that boredom is actually a crucial tool for making our lives happier, more productive, and more creative. What’s more, the book is crammed with practical exercises for anyone who wants to reclaim the power of spacing out – deleting the Two Dots app, for instance, or having a photo-free day, or taking a 'fakecation'--
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