1. The ability to train your attention onto a single task and address it with the whole of your brainpower.
Part two of our recap of the 2013 99U Conference.
By Behance Team
Do you struggle with saying, "No"? Four tactics for establishing—and maintaining—boundaries.
By Elizabeth Grace Saunders
Use the natural wiring of your brain to your advantage and wrangle that illusive problem-solving insight by taking a break and being open to serendipity.
By Art Markman
Switching tasks smartly allows your unconscious to "incubate" -- working away at knotty problems in the background while you do other things.
By Christian Jarrett
How does a small upstart take on bigger, more established players? By giving a damn. From the founders on down.
By The 99U Team
<br>The simple act of thinking you have unlimited willpower makes it more likely that you will persevere.<br>
From handpowered iPhone chargers to cursing coffee mugs, these are the things we're eying this holiday season.
In this Age of Distraction, being able to pay attention is a competitive advantage. Our tips on finding laser-like focus for your creative projects.
By Jocelyn K. Glei
<br>The author of <em>The 4-Hour Chef</em> on how he markets his work while keeping focused with the help of timers, old laptops, and an avoidance of public speaking.<br>
By Ariston Anderson