What is critical thinking (and how to improve at it)

What is critical thinking? (and how to become more proficient at it) Critical thinking is a hot topic at the top of any school or university’s mission statement. In this short article you are going to learn what critical thinking is and, more importantly, how you can get better at it. Dr. Gerald Nosich has

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What is subvocalization? (And 5 easy strategies to help you with it!)

What is subvocalization? (And 5 easy strategies to help you with it!) In this short article, you are going to learn what subvocalization is and, more importantly, when to do it and when to avoid it. If you have read any research on speed reading, you would have come across the term ‘subvocalization’. What it means

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5 simple (and powerful) tips to improve your concentration

5 simple yet powerful tips to improve your concentration. I used to have the attention span of a gnat. Then I learnt the concentration­enhancing secrets perfected by the world’s best learners and memory champions. In this short article, you will learn how to boost your concentration so you can achieve more in less time. All

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7 simple and powerful ways to create mind maps

7 simple and powerful ways to create mind maps Mind, or “thinking”, maps can be a waste of time if done incorrectly. In this article, you will learn seen simple and powerful ways that can help you get the most out of every mental mapping session you do in the future! I have previously made

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What are thinking maps and why should you master them?

What is a thinking map and why it is important to master the skill? Consider this: Three people enter a jigsaw puzzle competition. There are 1,000 pieces to each puzzle. One contestant is given a picture of the puzzle that needs to be put together. The second one is given the wrong picture of the

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