Think Clearly and Make Better Decisions

Sunk Cost Bias: How It Hinders Your Life and 4 Ways to Overcome It

Sunk Cost Bias: How It Hinders Your Life and 4 Ways to Overcome It

The sunk cost bias can make people literally waste their whole lives on. The good news is that the biggest step to overcome it is simply becoming aware of how it works.

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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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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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Remember Any Number With the Major Memory System

Remember Any Number With the Major Memory System

Did you ever want to be able to recite pi up to 22,500 decimal digits? Meet the Major memory system, one of the most powerful techniques around for memorizing numbers. If you think you could use a boost to your memory, or just want to jog your brain a little, here’s a great way to do it.

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Be Creative and Solve Difficult Problems

Are you stuck in a rut? Run from the experts!

Are you stuck in a rut? Run from the experts!

When you’re stuck, it’s tempting to go seek help from the experts. After all, someone much more knowledgeable should be the best source of ideas, right? Well, maybe not.

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Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die

Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die

Do you ever have the impression that no one takes your ideas seriously? It turns out that all ideas that spread like wildfire share some common principles. Learn how to apply them.

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Do More in Less Time

The Now Habit

The Now Habit

Since its publication back in 1988, The Now Habit has become well-known among chronic procrastinators looking for ways to overcome this crippling condition, and for very good reasons. Check out this summary with all ideas from this great book.

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50 Ways to Get Your Life in Order

50 Ways to Get Your Life in Order

Unexpected challenges are what make us stronger, so don’t avoid them. Keep in mind the following 50 tips and you’ll be able to streamline your life and get back on track with your life whenever you need.

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Overcome Obstacles and Thrive

How to Become an Expert: A Roadmap

How to Become an Expert: A Roadmap

Wouldn’t you like to intuitively know the right answers? Enter the Dreyfus model of skill acquisition, which shines a light on how we develop and master skills, helping us understand how we progress from novice to expert, including all the steps in between.

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Send a Time Capsule to Your Future Self

Send a Time Capsule to Your Future Self

The time capsule is a great journaling technique you can use to raise awareness about the direction your life is taking, as well as capture your current wisdom and memories.

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