Think Clearly and Make Better Decisions

Top 10 Thinking Traps Exposed — How to Foolproof Your Mind, Part II

Top 10 Thinking Traps Exposed — How to Foolproof Your Mind, Part II

In the first part of this article, we focused on 5 traps that hinder our ability to think rationally. Now it’s time to complete the list and expose the remaining 5 dangerous traps to be avoided. Let’s dive right in.

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Framing Changes Everything

Framing Changes Everything

How you frame a problem profoundly influences the solutions you get. And it’s too easy to fall into thinking traps when it comes to it. Let’s look at one of these traps — and offer some ideas on how you can overcome it.

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Boost your Brainpower

10 Sure-Fire Strategies to Improve Your Vocabulary

10 Sure-Fire Strategies to Improve Your Vocabulary

There are several proven benefits in improving your vocabulary, but how should we go about learning new words in the most effective way? By using the following ten vocabulary-building strategies, you are guaranteed to develop a strong vocabulary and keep improving it every day.

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Improve Your Memory by Speaking Your Mind's Language

Improve Your Memory by Speaking Your Mind’s Language

By learning the language your mind uses, you’ll be able to tap into your mind’s full potential and develop a remarkable memory. It’s easier than you think – and you’ll actually have fun doing it.

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Be Creative and Solve Difficult Problems

Get Mentally Fit with an Idea Quota

Get Mentally Fit with an Idea Quota

There are some strategies we can use to dramatically increase the amount of ideas we generate. The Idea Quota is one of the simplest and most effective of them.

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A Whole New Mind

A Whole New Mind

The rules of the game are changing: in order to thrive in this new era of abundance of cheap processing capabilities, we must acquire a new set of skills. Although “left brain skills” continue to be useful, they’re not enough anymore.

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Do More in Less Time

Beat Parkinson's Law and Supercharge Your Productivity

Beat Parkinson’s Law and Supercharge Your Productivity

Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion. Even if you are not familiar with its name, I’m sure you’ve fallen prey to Parkinson’s Law countless times… what can we do to escape it?

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Do It Tomorrow: An Interview with Mark Forster

Do It Tomorrow: An Interview with Mark Forster

Today I have a special treat for Litemind readers. I am honored to interview Mark Forster, one of the foremost thinkers in the field of time management. He is the author of three books on time management, including the innovative (and intriguing) Do It Tomorrow and Other Secrets of Time Management.

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Overcome Obstacles and Thrive

60 Selected Best Famous Quotes

60 Selected Best Famous Quotes

These are the very best 60 quotes, from nearly a decade of collecting them. They range from the profound to the intriguing to the just plain funny.

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How to be Great: Rising Above the Talent Myth

How to be Great: Rising Above the Talent Myth

Think of the greatest athletes, musicians or artists that inspires you. They were each born with a special gift: wired from birth with talents and abilities that we don’t have access to, right? Research shows it’s not that simple.

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