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Learning How To Learn

Unfortunately, we weren’t really taught how to learn in school. We were given homework, tasks and exercises to do. However, very rarely we were shown strategies to implement absorbing the knowledge, questioning it, reflecting back on learning, and arranging the information in a way to retain better.

Why Is It So Difficult To Learn Stuff?

Learning is only difficult if there is no strategy. Since we are not taught how to learn, we don’t exactly have a strategy or skills to ensure the effectiveness of what we’ve learned. So how can you learn how to learn? There are many techniques, systems, approaches as well as fundamentals that help you learn anything you ever want, fast!

How To Learn How To Achieve Success

Because I’ve memorised two Yellow pages phone books, broken memory records, written two international bestselling books in ten days, whilst completing two Masters Degrees and working two jobs, people think that I’m gifted with super powers.

To say these achievements were a result of being born with a special gift annoys me. It discounts a lot of the sheer amount of hours and hard work, adversity and stress and efforts put in to make those accomplishments a reality.

3 Key Tips To Learning In Lockdown

Being in lockdown has given most of us some valuable time. While it’s great to have time for ourselves, learning can still feel like a challenge, despite having more capacity to do so.

It’s extremely easy to eat more, watch tv, procrastinate, play games, and the like, because our brain has a natural tendency to go towards those activities as there’s less effort involved in mental encoding. Add the rush of endorphins from binge-watching your favourite Netflix shows, and learning can seem like a very distant chore. But it doesn’t have to be that way.