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How Do You Memorize Mind Maps?

How Do You Memorize Mind Maps?

When learning, comprehending, retaining, and memorizing information, mind maps are quite helpful as they successfully use and demonstrate the relationship between concepts with the use of keywords, symbols, colors, and lines.  Its structure also incorporates and stimulates several sections of our brain, which in the end results in meaningful understanding, data organization, concept association, and […]

7 Habits for a Productive Morning Routine

7 Habits for a Productive Morning Routine

A healthy morning routine leads to a productive day. A few lifestyle changes and other morning rituals can help you become a better version of yourself. A few years ago, I used to be the person who woke up all groggy in the morning after snoozing my alarm at least a dozen times and then […]

7 Tips to Study More Efficiently

7 Tips to Study More Efficiently

The most efficient learning methods are counterintuitive. They defy common sense. There is nothing like a math person or a science guru; attitude is everything. It determines your eagerness to learn, and learning is through practice, visualization, and retrieval. Learning is acquiring new knowledge through study, experience, or teachings. It is a never-ending practice. On […]

5 Reasons Why Being Productive Makes You Tired

5 Reasons Why Being Productive Makes You Tired (& How to Fix It!)

Do you find it difficult to concentrate and wonder why you are tired after a productive day at work? It could be intense emotions, multitasking, or interruptions and trying to refocus. Perhaps even poor task planning and prioritization or sleep deprivation.  Your body can get exhausted from thinking and working to the point that all […]

What Is Active Recall and Passive Recall?

What Is Active Recall and Passive Recall?

Active recall and passive recall are learning strategies that can help retain information. The former refers to techniques that retrieve information from your brain, while the latter refers to the techniques that take in information from learning materials.  Although both are good techniques for learning and memory, active recall is a more effective way of […]

The Best Productivity Hacks of All Time

The Best Productivity Hacks of All Time

Productivity is the measure of how much work an individual can complete in a given time.  Whether you are a student trying to get ahead in your academic career, a businessperson trying to stay ahead of the competition, or a stay-at-home parent trying to balance work and family responsibilities, productivity is key to success.  But […]