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    Financial Independence 101,  Personal Finance

    Concentrate Better? Yes, Please.

    How can you concentrate more? It’s something that many people are struggling with. In the US, the New York Times reported that 11% of school-age children have received a diagnosis of ADHD. While that number has been disputed, there’s a general theme arising in society about the amount of information available and our brain’s ability to compute it. The Economist highlighted this in their special report on aging asking some pretty important questions on the ability to handle information. We’re also living in a climate where the speed of information is changing. How do you cope with all the bullshit? I was struck this week by Hugh McGuire’s piece “Why can’t we…