1. The deliberate removal of the self from technology and/or communication with the outside world. 2. A state conducive to broad, conceptual thinking and ‘A-ha’ moments.
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By Scott McDowell
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By James Victore
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By Behance Team
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By Tony Schwartz
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By Jonathan Fields