TMHS 356: 10 Ways To Increase Your Mental Power & Get Smarter NOW!

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We can all agree that for the most part, your level of fitness is within your control. But for some reason, we tend to think of our brain power as a fixed skill set. For years, you’ve probably heard people say that it’s best to learn new skills like instruments and languages as a child. And while it’s true that a child’s brain is more plastic than an adult’s, that doesn’t mean we can’t grow and learn throughout our lives.

The human brain is designed to be adaptable at its core. In fact, studies have shown that the more active we keep our brains, the less susceptible we are to neurological diseases like Alzheimer’s and dementia. We should make it a point to focus on our brain’s fitness just as much as we focus on our physical bodies.

This episode is full of tips and strategies you can use to maximize your intelligence, improve your memory, conserve your mental energy, and optimize your thinking. You’re going to learn practical tools you can apply in order to tap into the power of your mind. We’re going to cover mindfulness, changing your beliefs, and how to unlock the true potential of your brain. Get ready to take notes, you’re about to learn exactly how to get smarter!

In this episode you’ll discover:

  • Why you shouldn’t reread chapters of books.
  • How to test your recollection skills, and why it matters.
  • Why cramming for a test doesn’t work.
  • What the Pomodoro Technique is, and why it’s so effective.
  • The importance of preserving your mental energy.
  • What it means to set non-negotiable rules for yourself.
  • Why you don’t need experience to chase your dreams.
  • The importance of having a place to think and daydream.
  • How aerobic exercise can help your brain relax.
  • The simple question you should ask yourself about your habits.
  • How to maximize your thinking by taking on different perspectives.
  • The importance of being aligned and having a clear vision for your life.
  • How mindfulness can help you better understand your thoughts.
  • The enormous payoffs of meditation.
  • How practicing acceptance can help us make better decisions.
  • The power of brain plasticity.
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