Just around 20% of people who pay for courses online complete it.

In this video, Josh Kaufman an international bestseller gives a detailed step of how you can learn successfully in 20 hours.

Make sure to watch every single second of the video and do the below assignments.

Now you are done watching this video, it is time to read this article on learning.

Do you know the kind of learner you are?

Are you aware of the learning strategy of successful learners?

Click the link below to read a LinkedIn article that will reveal the type of learner you are, and the learning lifecycle you can follow.

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/what-type-learner-you-nzube-okonkwo

Assignment – Deadline (11pm, 12th March, 2021)

  1. In the comment section below, type out two key thing you learnt from the TEDx Video that could improve your learning habit.
  2. Read the article on the link attached and state what kind of learner you are
  3. Indicate which number in the lifecycle you want to get to with the current skill you are learning.

Please use your real names when commenting to help us track your response. If you are unable to use your real name, just type your names at the end of your comment.

27 Comments

  1. 1. I got that the more time you spend doing something, the better you get at it. I learned a lot from the video but I’ll give just 2;
    ***Learn enough to self- correct and this can only be achieved by constant and steady practice.

    ***Practicing for at least 20 hours. I have given myself a timeline of 1 month of daily practice.

    2. I don’t really know where I fit perfectly but I would say I’m in between the curious/ natural learner. I love learning new things because I know it’ll definitely be beneficial to me.

    3. Currently, I’m at level 3; still learning the fundamentals but i hope to get to level 7.

      1. 1. From the TED X video what I learnt to improve my learning habit is a follows
        a. To get rid of distractions or any thing that will cause a barrier on my learning journey.
        b. To look at the skill and break it down and focus more on the most fundamental ones

        2. Well I think am a natural learner because I believe the skill will benefit me after learning it.

        3. Number 8

    1. Okala Chigozie

      Digital Marketing Class

      1. I learnt the essence of not procrastinating and ensuring your emotions don’t get a better half of you while trying to learn.

      2. I also learnt the possibility of learning within the shortest period of time and perfecting on it.

      Type of Learner

      I think I can be all of the options listed but they type I can say that describes me more is the Career Leaner.

      Learning Cycle

      I really want to get to the 6th stage where I can command industry authority.

  2. 1. The two keywords I’ve learnt today is : Time and commitment
    2. The career learner.
    3.i will like to get to no 7 in the lifecycle.

      1. 1. About what I learned from the video, I learnt a lot from this video but I will mention two
        a. I learnt that you have to create time for the things you want to do because the more time you spend on the things you need the better you become.
        b. And the major barrier to acquisition isn’t intellectual …
        It’s emotional…

        2. I think am in the carrier learning

        3. Am in 3 but pray to get to level 7

  3. 1. To remove practice barriers when learning.
    B. To deconstruct the skill i want to learn so as to know what i want to do with it when am done.

    2. Career learner.

    3. Nó 8

      1. 1. Since the barrier to learning a skill is mostly emotional. The first thing to do is to tackle fear; fear of missing out, not being able to complete a task and the likes.
        I also learnt to remove distractions and be focused

        2. I.would describe myself as a curious learner and a career learner. Most times, I learn a new skill because I want to know what it’s about. Moving forward, i try to put those skills I’ve learnt into practice to gain new opportunities

        3. Number 8

  4. 1(i). I learnt with constant practice you can grow from knowing nothing to becoming real good in whichever skill you choose to learn
    (ii). Break down the skill, get the tools needed and remove any form of distraction and you’re good to go.

    2. I am a career learner and sometime can be a natural learner depends

    3. I wish to get to No 8 hopefully

      1. 1. From the TED X video what I learnt to improve my learning habit is a follows
        a. To get rid of distractions or any thing that will cause a barrier on my learning journey.
        b. To look at the skill and break it down and focus more on the most fundamental ones

        2. Well I think am a natural learner because I believe the skill will benefit me after learning it.

        3. Number 8

      2. 1. *To deconstruct the skill by practicing the most important things first.
        *Learn enough to self correct.
        2. I am a cross between career and natural learners.
        3. Hoping to reach Number 8

  5. 1. I learnt to put my fears aside and to remove distractions which has always been a challenge
    2. Career learner
    3. No 6

  6. From the Tedx video I learnt the following
    1: even in the face of distraction which must happen, focus on what is important and relevant and Chanel more energy at it.

    2: I fall in between a career learner and a bit of natural learner

    3: with the competitive nature of the work space, I aim at getting to level 8 but level 6 is my minimum bench Mark

  7. From the Tedx video I learnt the following
    1: even in the face of distraction which must happen, focus on what is important and relevant and Chanel more energy at it.

    2: I fall in between a career learner and a bit of natural learner

    3: with the competitive nature of the work space, I aim at getting to level 8 but level 6 is my minimum bench Mark

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