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16. Mind Shopping

New technologies may make it easier for people to custom order the thinking skills, knowledge and competencies they wish to acquire. Rich menus of possibilities will expand the potential of all who are willing to commit to serious learning.
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Visit and read through several of the following related sites:

Do a search at Electric Library and read at least 2 articles that cast light on this trend or issue.

Possible searches:

  • What are the best mind tools?
  • mind mapping tools
  • How can I improve my thinking skills and tools?

Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in the issues pages are those of the author, Jamie McKenzie. They are meant to stimulate thought and inquiry about issues and trends, but they do contain some speculation and projection about the future. The author cannot be held responsible if some predictions and trends do not materialize or continue, especially if readers attempt to reverse some of the more disturbing trends. Listing of articles to read should not be interpreted as endorsement of the contents, products or ideas by the author.

Credits: The photographs were shot by Jamie McKenzie.
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