Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise

Book review for Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise by Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool. This fascinating book takes a deep dive into how to harness the adaptability of your brain and body to achieve abilities that would otherwise be out of reach. Focused and concise, illustrated with research, and bringing new science … Continue reading Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise

Dvorak Redux

An update on my Dvorak learning experience, one year later. I switched one year ago, over Thanksgiving break. When I started, my goal was to get to 40 WPM to feel comfortable getting my daily work done. With that goal accomplished, I ran drills continually with the MasterKey software, and watched my milestones go by: … Continue reading Dvorak Redux