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Michelle Liew is a professional writer who has been published on websites like HubPages.com and PetHelpful.com. She holds a degree in English Language & Literature and has worked as a school teacher for over 12 years. Michelle has a broad range of interests that include literature, history, philosophy, human relationships, and psychology. When she is not busy writing her heart out, you will find her tinkering jazz tunes on her piano. She loves anything that helps her to grow as a person, including her pet terriers, Misty and Cloudy.

7 Amazing Benefits of Being Bilingual, According to Science

By |2019-08-28T13:37:32+02:00August 28th, 2019|Categories: Education, Human Brain, Languages, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In this global era, it's necessary to be able to converse in more than one language. Hence, we should embrace the benefits of being bilingual. Being able to speak two languages gives you an edge in many areas of life. We're here to tell you what they are. A Case Study of Singapore A bilingual [...]

14 Examples of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation and How to Use Both

By |2019-08-20T15:29:29+02:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

We all need that push to complete mundane or overwhelming tasks. That's what motivation provides. These are big words, but we'll make them more digestible. We'll also show you examples of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation and explain how to use both types. What is extrinsic and intrinsic motivation People may have asked you, "Why do [...]

How to Train Your Visual Memory with These 8 Fun Exercises

By |2019-08-14T18:08:57+02:00August 14th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Are you stressed up by exams or by task lists that you have to remember quickly? Your visual memory may need a boost. An efficient visual memory will speed up tasks tremendously, and you will be relieved that you can train yours with simple exercises at home. What Is Visual Memory? Very simply, it is [...]

How to Improve Your Cognitive Flexibility with 10 Science-Backed Tips

By |2019-08-18T12:24:09+02:00August 9th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Don't you wish that your brain could toggle two ideas at once? People envy us if we have cognitive flexibility. Cognitive flexibility is essential for many reasons, especially as we get on in years. What's exciting about it is that we can develop it at any age, and we suggest how. What Is Cognitive Flexibility? [...]

7 Speed Reading Techniques to Learn That Will Boost Your Brain Power

By |2019-07-29T21:30:05+02:00July 29th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Are you a stressed-up student or an administrator who must pore through tons of documents quickly? Speed reading techniques are a must for you. You may feel that speed reading may add to your stress. We'll show you that they have the opposite effect, and introduce you to a few. What Is Speed Reading? Speed [...]

The Art of Constructive Feedback: How to Give and Receive It

By |2019-06-16T01:05:22+02:00June 16th, 2019|Categories: Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Few people are likely to raise their hands with an enthusiastic 'me' when it comes to receiving criticism. But those who are advocates of it know that constructive feedback is not only useful but also essential. People don't love feedback too much because they are unfortunate recipients of crippling criticism - the kind that makes [...]

How to Boost Intellectual Development in Children: 10 Science-Backed Tips

By |2019-09-27T23:00:56+02:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Education|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We live in an age of progress and modernity. Therefore, parents want to know how to boost their children's intellectual development. Thankfully, this doesn't necessarily mean piles of books. There are foods and engaging activities that can enhance your children's intelligence. We introduce them to you. How We Can Make Our Children Smarter Intellect-boosting products [...]

12 School Subjects That Should Be Introduced Today to Change the World Tomorrow

By |2019-10-02T23:45:36+02:00October 11th, 2018|Categories: Education, Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Our world is one filled with knowledge and talent. Everyone has skills to contribute, owing to school subjects. But school subjects may not be enough for a person to succeed at spinning the wheel of life. Though they give the world a pulse, its beat is faint. Life skills will strengthen it, and our youth [...]