If there’s one thing I’m passionate about, it’s maximizing our learning potential. Having worn the crown of a memory champion, I’ve distilled the essence of quick and effective learning into seven actionable steps. I’ve talked about these in my YouTube channel and in my book “How to Learn Almost Anything in 48 Hours”. Here, I’d like to share my refined insights on the same.
As a 4-time Australian Memory Champion, I’ve always been fascinated by the power of memory and its crucial role in our daily lives. From remembering a shopping list to reciting a presentation at work, our memory is involved in almost every aspect of our lives. However, many people struggle to remember large amounts of information. In this article, I will explore some of the reasons behind this challenge, focusing on visual encoding, how our brains work, practicality, and everyday life.
One day I received a phone call from a PR company. I had been recommended by a colleague as a memory expert to undertake a challenge not many people would even think of. The PR company wanted me, as the Australian Memory Champion, to memorize the Yellow Pages as part of a marketing campaign for the brand.