Brain Power

Learn how to use the potential of your brain: tips and strategies to boost your brain power

5 Ways Geniuses Think Differently from Everyone Else

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Geniuses may have more gray matter than the rest of us. However, what really makes geniuses different from the average person is not so much what they think, but the way they think. By following the thinking strategies of the greatest minds, we too could have moments of creative inspiration. In his article on how [...]

4 Ways That Today’s Society Is Making You Dumber

By | November 29th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I don’t want to start this piece by describing today’s society to you. You can see it for yourself. If you're young enough not to know the difference, it won’t seem strange to you. If you, like me, are old enough to have lived in a different time, today’s society will seem to you so [...]

5 Steps to Maintaining a Focused and Clear Mind

By | November 21st, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

You may find it very difficult to have a clear mind, but in reality, it's achievable with practice. Life is full of constant ups and down which often leads to stress and a feeling of being completely overwhelmed. It's true that life can be stressful at times and your mind can keep filling up with [...]

4 Reasons Why Smart People Do Silly Things

By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

You might be surprised to hear that exceptionally intelligent people do some exceptionally silly things. Did you ever have a conversation with someone where you realized that you were talking to someone who was much smarter than you? I’ve met some genuinely brilliant people in my time - people whose intelligence has truly humbled me. But one thing [...]

Meditation, Reading and 5 More Things That Make You Smarter – Backed by Science

By | November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

If you're under the impression there aren’t any things that make you smarter, think again! Scientists once thought that intelligence was genetically determined and that you couldn’t do anything to improve on what you were born with. Neuroscientists have now found that this is false. Now, there's evidence that there are certain things that make you [...]

How a Wandering Mind Makes You More Creative and Helps You Reach Your Goals

By | October 26th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

There are some pros and cons of having a wandering mind. I have stepped into the ocean. The cool waters lap against my legs and a breeze whips through my hair. I watch the white caps tumble further out in the chaotic churn and this makes me smile. I am where I want to be [...]

7 Everyday Things That Could Be Killing Your Mental Acuity

By | October 10th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Do you feel like your mental acuity is being diminished? If you ever find yourself feeling like you haven’t been able to remember important information as easily as you used to, or your memory can’t keep up with some of the things that you’ve been doing, it could be some of the things that you [...]

Light Reading VS Deep Reading: What You Read Matters More Than You Realize

By | October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Nowadays, we have moved to the light reading of websites and have left behind the deep reading of books and journals. As information becomes more and more web-based, so too does the attention of the younger generations. We rely on the internet to give us everything, from news to research, and it is having a [...]

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