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What Is Verbal-Linguistic Intelligence and 6 Ways to Develop It

By |2018-09-05T23:14:52+00:00August 16th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

Verbal-linguistic intelligence is the ability to effectively understand and use language. Here are six great ways to improve your verbal-linguistic intelligence. Verbal-linguistic intelligence is one of Howard Gardner's Nine multiple intelligences. It concerns the ability to understand and use spoken and written language effectively. Writers, poets, lawyers, politicians and speakers are among those that Gardner sees [...]

12 Best Mystery Books That Will Keep You Guessing Until the Last Page

By |2018-09-06T16:02:39+00:00March 4th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , , |

If you love a book that keeps you guessing right up to the last page, then check out this list of some of the best mystery books ever written. The mystery novel has a long history. Mystery writers have been chilling our spines and challenging our minds for hundreds of years. It’s a genre that [...]

In Iceland, There Is a Beautiful Tradition to Gift Books to Each Other on Christmas Eve

By |2018-09-21T20:10:39+00:00December 21st, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , |

There is an amazing Icelandic tradition to gift books on Christmas Eve. There seems to be nothing more festive than reading a book in front of a warm fire with a blanket and a cup of hot cocoa, but Icelanders have taken this cozy image to a new level. In Iceland, there is a lovely [...]

People Who Love Reading Have These 10 Advantages Over Those Who Don’t

By |2018-09-21T20:27:04+00:00December 16th, 2016|Categories: Education, Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

People who love reading have major advantages over those who don't. Once you look at the information, you'll understand that reading is a serious business. In fact, not many people love reading. 50% of US adults are unable to read a grade 8 level book, 42% of college graduates will never read another book following [...]

The Habit of Everyday Reading Can Change Your Life – Here Is How!

By |2018-09-21T21:20:26+00:00December 10th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Everyday reading can change you in amazing and unexpected ways. Don’t be fooled to think that reading is just a hobby. Picking up a book and venturing through the pages can change your life. Reading has benefits reaching beyond just gaining knowledge, but also improving your quality of life. Here are a few of the [...]

5 Times You Know You Are Rebelling Against Modern Society (Even If It Doesn’t Feel This Way)

By |2018-09-15T13:27:14+00:00November 5th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , |

You may think that a person who has a quiet life and is not involved in any activist organization cannot be rebelling against society. But what if I told you that rebellion is not only about participating in activist campaigns and holding protest posters? In fact, there are more subtle – and no less effective [...]

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

By |2018-09-17T17:47:23+00:00November 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 [...]

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

By |2018-01-18T18:55:46+00:00October 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 [...]