Deep Questions with Cal Newport

Ep. 120: LISTENER CALLS: Students' Diminishing Focus

August 12, 2021 Cal Newport Season 1 Episode 120
Deep Questions with Cal Newport
Ep. 120: LISTENER CALLS: Students' Diminishing Focus
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Deep Questions with Cal Newport
Ep. 120: LISTENER CALLS: Students' Diminishing Focus
Aug 12, 2021 Season 1 Episode 120
Cal Newport

Below are the topics covered in today's listener calls mini-episode (with timestamps). For instructions on submitting your own questions, go to calnewport.com/podcast.

 - Saving a software team from the hyperactive hive mind. [3:21]
 - Working from near home on a student budget [6:18]
 - Students' diminishing focus. [13:10]
 - Useful academic work. [24:15]
 - Deep work subverting deep leisure. [29:09]

Thanks to Jay Kerstens for the intro music and Mark Miles for mastering.

Show Notes

Below are the topics covered in today's listener calls mini-episode (with timestamps). For instructions on submitting your own questions, go to calnewport.com/podcast.

 - Saving a software team from the hyperactive hive mind. [3:21]
 - Working from near home on a student budget [6:18]
 - Students' diminishing focus. [13:10]
 - Useful academic work. [24:15]
 - Deep work subverting deep leisure. [29:09]

Thanks to Jay Kerstens for the intro music and Mark Miles for mastering.