Think Clearly and Make Better Decisions

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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The Relativity Mind Trap: How Comparisons Can Lead Us Astray

The Relativity Mind Trap: How Comparisons Can Lead Us Astray

Our minds make sense of the world by making comparisons. It’s human nature, but it can also lead us to think irrationally and make bad decisions. Learn how this mind trap works and how to escape it.

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Boost your Brainpower

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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Develop Perfect Memory With the Memory Palace Technique

Develop Perfect Memory With the Memory Palace Technique

The Memory Palace is one of the most powerful memory techniques I know. It’s not only effective, but also fun to use — and not hard to learn at all.

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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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Boost Your Brainstorm Effectiveness with the Why Habit

Boost Your Brainstorm Effectiveness with the Why Habit

If you’re stuck trying to find ways to achieve a goal or solve a problem, there’s a quick analysis tool that can put you back in perspective and save you hours of frustrated brainstorming. It’s as effective as it’s simple: all it takes is asking ‘why’…

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Do More in Less Time

6 Productivity Principles to Live By (My Personal Productivity Manifesto)

6 Productivity Principles to Live By (My Personal Productivity Manifesto)

This is my own “personal productivity manifesto”: it summarizes what works for me about personal productivity. Since these principles work so well for me, I figured they might work for you, too. Here they are…

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6 Productivity Tips to a Stress-Free Life

6 Productivity Tips to a Stress-Free Life

The following are some common sense tips based on Getting Things Done to help you increase your productivity and have a stress-free life.

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Overcome Obstacles and Thrive

60 Selected Best Famous Quotes II

60 Selected Best Famous Quotes II

It has been a while since I published my collection of 60 very best quotes, and it still remains one of the most popular pages on this website. This sequel includes great quotes that were left out of the first collection or have been recently discovered. Enjoy!

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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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