Brain Maxed Out? Add a Second Brain!


This presentation shows how to use digital note taking apps like Evernote, Notion, or OneNote to achieve your goals and give your first brain a break! It was presented in May 2024 at the Stir Trek conference.


Stop overloading your brain with too much information and too many good intentions! Ditch the mental grind, and build a Second Brain to give your first brain a break. Discover how Second Brain “support systems” like note taking apps (Evernote, Notion, and OneNote) can yield surprising gains so you can wield the information that matters most to achieve your highest personal goals. Learn surprising ways to better capture, organize, and leverage the information vital to your success and make it actionable and relevant to your life.


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Jeffrey A. Miller is a Senior Consultant, Trainer, Author, Speaker, and Leader. Jeffrey has over 25 years of experience helping organizations bring value to their mission through software. He has presented a variety of programming, data, and team topics at user groups and tech conferences.

Jeffrey and his wife, Brandy, are adoptive parents and have written a fun children’s book called “Skeeters” with proceeds supporting adoption.