Become smarter with these seven tips, tricks and fun exercises

Good looks can help a lot in life, but smart is the new sexy. A well-working brain can get you very far in life. You can make more money, build a higher status, talk about more meaningful subjects, create more awesome things, understand complex systems and connections, and work smarter than others. That’s why you want to get the most out of your brain. No matter if you’re more creative or analytical person, you have to train both types of thinking. When both hemispheres work at full potential and in harmony, you get the most out of your brain. Thus we will look at different tricks and exercises that will train your left and right brain hemispheres and help you become smarter. Ultra-smart.

Split testing – when you’re not sure how to decide between two options

The idea of split testing in personal life is that you go a step further from only weighing advantages and disadvantages of each option that you have on a piece of paper – you know, drawing the standard table with pluses and minuses and then still going for the option with more minuses, just because you feel differently from what the table is showing you. Sometimes a simple pro-con table can’t give you good enough insights to match your instincts. But your instincts can still be wrong. That’s why it often makes sense to do real experiments in life that give you deep insights and understanding of the situation. An understanding that’s more reliable than only your instincts and assumptions. Split testing is one of the best ways to do such experiments.

How to study, learn & master things faster than people with the highest IQ

Informal education is becoming as important as formal education. Real learning in today’s times begins after you finish formal education. If you want to be successful today, you have to know how to study and how to use your brain properly, especially after you finish school; because real learning and studying never end. That doesn’t mean you can’t benefit from knowing good learning practices if you are still a student. This blog post is a collection of all the best learning practices and basic rules that you should follow when it comes to formal and informal learning. Rading the blog post will help you become a better learner – an outstanding learner.

Everything you need to know about minimalism as the coolest lifestyle

In the past 5 years or so, minimalistic living became something very close to my heart and an important part of my life design and superior personal organization. More and more people are joining this movement, since it’s really one of the coolest and most beneficial lifestyles to follow in today’s cluttered world. In this article, I will describe my experience of going from a messy person who kept every small useless thing to becoming an unhealthy ascetic person and then finally a healthy minimalist, hoping to convince you to also try and experiment with this life design concept. Living a minimalistic lifestyle not only makes room for the important things in life, but it’s also a great weapon against being bombarded with products and sales offers everywhere. Not to mention that minimalism makes your wallet full and happy. After making the first steps towards minimalism, you quickly realize that …

30 Day Challenge – One of the best ways to develop new habits

A 30 Day Challenge is a proven strategy for implementing new healthy habits in life. It’s a great way to try new things, keep life variety high and undertake new challenges without putting too much pressure on yourself. People do all kinds of challenges, for taking better care of their health, doing various type of art or pushing themselves through fears that always hindered their life. You can find many success stories online in different blog posts and forums. If you’ve never done any 30 Day Challenge, you absolutely have to try one. There is no completely fulfilled life without at least one successfully performed 30 Day Challenge. You have to know the extraordinary feeling of being proud of yourself on the last day, right after you complete the 30th repetition; and then you might even stick to the new behavioral pattern, who knows.