The Practicing Mind

Author: Thomas M. Sterner
New World Library: 2012

While this book is a self-help title and thoroughly unscientific in its approach to the topic of cognition, the author's approach to managing the cognitive functions to focus on the process of achieving a goal, rather than on the goal itself, seem worthwhile to consider, particularly in designing user experiences.

  1. The Learning Begins
  2. Process, Not Product
  3. It's How You Look at It
  4. Creating the Habits We Desire
  5. Perception Change Creates Patience!
  6. The Four "S" Words
  7. Equanimity and DOC
  8. Teach and Learn from Children
  9. Your Skills Are Growing