How color-coded notes make you a more efficient thinker:
Separating “branches” of your map by color stimulates the creative side of your brain, helps you visually separate and recall distinct themes of the stuff you’re working through, and encourages you to map through even boring topics that seem cut-and-dry.
“Add a dash of color … and all of a sudden the notes come alive. They are unique, they are unusual, they are memorable and they are more interesting.”

Colors, you say?

I am a color-coder too.

I do this at school all the time! It works!
Nevermind the assholes that always go “and she’s coloring in class” when I’m like “bitch shut up, you’re flunking.”