Here's a helpful video (TED Talk) I watched relating to science relating to our brains, of learning, of fighting off procrastination with the Pomodoro Technique:

Video:
https://youtu.be/O96fE1E-rf8

The speaker also has a course on learning how to learn:
www.coursera.org/.../learning-how-to-learn

  • I've never liked the pomodoro thing. I guess it works for some people but for me it's overly structured...

  • I believe that's valid. It's like dieting; the best diet (or work/study plan) is the one you can see yourself actually doing comfortably for years to come.

    1. Sometimes, unexpected opportunities can arise that lead us in a different direction than we originally planned.