The Science of Learning from Your Mistakes

To err is human, as the saying goes. And according to the science of learning from your mistakes, to err is also one of the best ways to learn! Have you ever thought to yourself that you might be too old to try something new? Like picking up an instrument or a new...

3 Brain Facts About Accessing Your Creativity

Does this situation sound familiar to you? You need to brainstorm a new, creative idea for a presentation, project or report, or some other assignment. But no matter how much you try you keep hitting a mental block. The frustration of not being able to come up with...

The Secret to Motivation You Probably Didn’t Know

You’ve likely had days where you wished you had the secret to unlocking your motivation, any time you needed it. Well, with neuroscience, you can! With the right understanding of the specific conditions under which motivation occurs, you can confidently move toward...

How to Put Yourself in the Best State for Learning

Does this scenario sound familiar to you? You’ve switched your laptop on and plugged it in, pulled up the websites and resources that you need. Your books or reports are on your desk in front of you, with your pens and highlighters ready to go beside them. You have a...

How to Start Your Day for Better Learning

Want to find out how to start your day for better learning? Have you ever woken up groggy, almost more tired than you were when you went to sleep? It’s pretty hard to get yourself to focus and learn in that state of mind, right? But when you know all about the...