If you are looking for some good, quick reads that have to do with learning--here are some suggestions:
Guy Kawasaki highlights a video of Professor Carol Dweck explaining fixed and growth mindsets.
Teach and you retain more … listen and you lose more ... it’s that simple….according to Ellen Weber in her Better To Teach A Dog Than Listen To A Lecture offering. And you'll get a spiffy diagram as a bonus.
Following that theme, GTD fans will enjoy ways to Sharpen your GTD Chops While Teaching Others at Lifehack.org.
Management and Organizational readers: Wally Bock asks, "What Talent Will You Be Short Of?"
"If you're thinking "CEO" or "Chief Technology Officer" or something similar, guess again. In the US it's salesperson. Other people in short supply are skilled manual tradespeople and technicians."
Finally, learn and have fun with Laura Bergells as she asks the question, Could Powerpoint Be...Satan?