The Way You Write Changes the Way You Think

“It isn’t really so much one being better than the other. It’s really which one is suited to what task.”

When was the last time you thought about your handwriting? Or the impact writing by hand might have on your work as opposed to typing on a keyboard?

Clive Thompson researched those questions and shares his findings in this video about how the way you write changes the way you think.

He discovered writing by hand helps you generate ideas, while writing by keyboard is more effective when it comes to explaining knowledge you want to transfer to other people.