7 Ways Being Street Smart Is Different from Being Book Smart

By | 2018-03-06T22:03:33+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Personality|Tags: , , |

There are two distinctly different sides to the discussion of which kind of education is better. There are those who believe in being street smart and those that believe in being book smart. Before we look at the ways being street smart is different (and in many ways more beneficial) than being book smart, we [...]

What Is Brain Plasticity and How to Use It to Supercharge Your Brain Power

By | 2018-02-15T22:51:36+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Brain plasticity or neuroplasticity is the brain’s ability to change. Moreover, you may not know that you can stimulate it to supercharge your brain power. This article will reveal the ways to do it. The brain is easily one of the most important parts of our body. In order to properly function, our brains [...]

What Is Fluid Intelligence and 6 Science-Backed Ways to Develop It

By | 2018-02-12T14:22:20+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Our fluid intelligence is more about the way we think than the knowledge stored in our brains. In the past, people thought intelligence was fixed. However, we now know that there are many things we can do to increase our intelligence. This article looks at the ways we can develop our fluid intelligence. The idea [...]

12 Fun Brain Exercises That Will Make You Smarter

By | 2018-01-25T17:27:04+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Reading and doing research is not the only way to improve your intelligence. Many brain exercises can actually make you smarter as well. I always got mad at IQ tests because the harder I tried, the lower my results would be. So, I would study relentlessly and read books in hopes to improve my score. Little [...]

What Is a Polymath or a Renaissance Person and How to Become One

By | 2018-01-15T18:44:00+00:00 January 15th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

You should definitely consider becoming a polymath or a Renaissance person. And no, I’m not saying you should start dressing up like a Renaissance person and acting like a weirdo. Polymath is a kind of well-rounded person who knows a lot of things from several areas life. Academics, politics, health, pop culture, art… everything. In [...]

How to Improve Your Problem-Solving Skills with These 8 Science-Backed Techniques

By | 2018-01-13T15:51:49+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

We all have many problems to solve every day. But have you ever thought how improving your problem-solving skills could make you more successful? Every day we are bombarded with problems that need solving. Many of these are mundane everyday problems, such as how to fit in your child’s dance class, a grocery shop, and [...]

How to Improve Memory with These 7 Science-Backed Hacks

By | 2017-12-06T12:59:25+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

If you find yourself getting a little forgetful, these science-backed hacks can show you how to improve your memory in some simple and surprising ways. We all have those moments when our memory lets us down. We walk into a room and can’t remember what on earth we went in there for. Or we realize [...]

7 Alternatives to Going to College That Can Lead You to Success in Life

By | 2018-01-13T15:51:47+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Categories: Education, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

A lot of high school kids feel that going to college is almost mandatory. But what if you don’t want to go to college? Fortunately, there are alternatives. It’s a result of pressure, the pressure that comes from their parents, friends, and the society in general. It seems like people forgot one simple truth along [...]