On this blog we normally talk about things you should do to become a better student. Today we’re making an exception. We’re sharing this video that talks about something you should not do, and that is using artificial means to help you succeed. The Today Show reports on a dangerous trend taking place in some […]
Are you ready to become a memory champion? Would you like to win the Memory Olympics? OK, maybe that’s a little overreaching, but what about improving your memory skills by using the techniques of the USA Memory Champions? Ronnie White and Nelson Dellis are the 2010 and 2011 USA National Memory Champions, respectively. On this […]
Learning happens everywhere and anytime, even if we’re not aware. We live in a persistent state of learning, un-learning and re-learning. At home, at schools, in the workplace, and in our communities. In almost every aspect of our lives we are constantly creating new knowledge and building new memories. This video presents a nice perspective […]
There are moments in which classroom instruction is not enough to help you understand the topics you’re studying. In those situations a little external support is always welcomed. But where can you find it? You could try iTunes U.
Managing multiple projects simultaneously requires skill and practice. More often than not it helps if we have a pre-difined strategy to handle all our work. Experts and “gurus” have developed a plethora of techniques, methods and strategies to make us more productive. But I don’t think there’s a single strategy that meets all our needs. […]