A Brain Coach Reveals the Secret Sauce to Learn Faster

Jim Kwik at a Space X talk with Elon Musk. Photo by author.

“Anyone can learn to learn better, faster, and enhance their memory and comprehension.” — Jim Kwik.

#1 — Know Your “Why-How-When” Extremely Well

“Reasons reap results.” — Jim Kwik.

  • “Why must I learn this?”
  • “How can I use this?”
  • “When can I use this?”

#2 — Identify Your Learning Style and Intelligence

#3 — Turn Dry Information into Vivid Imagery

“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” — Maya Angelou.

The growth of a system is the sum of its potential energy and kinetic energy.
Your growth is the sum of your inner beliefs and your actions.

#4 — Work from a Not-To-Do List

  • Do practice sessions.
  • Do research.
  • Take online classes.
  • Read documentations and take notes.

#5 — “Practice Makes Perfect” Is a Myth

“Perfect practice makes perfect.” — Jim Kwik.

“If you are going to cut lots of wood, you better sharpen the saw.”

#6 — Bonus Tips

  • Clear your mind: mindfulness, gratitude, letting go.
  • Clear your physical space: keep a minimalist and tidy space.
  • Clear your digital space: organise your emails and files in folders with all-caps names.
  • Clear your social life: ditch people dragging you down.

Final Thoughts

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Younes Henni, PhD

Younes Henni, PhD

Physicist • Soft Dev • ☕ Junkie • I bring you the latest in science, tech, health, economics & personal growth. To read all: https://youneshenni.substack.com/