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Talking to Yourself Can Give You a Temporary Cognitive Boost [Mind Hacks]

Talking to yourself has long been frowned upon as a sign of craziness, but a recent study published in the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology suggests talking to yourself might actually help you find lost or hidden objects more quickly than being silent. More »
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Research Shows Doodling Can Help Memory Recall

Health : Medical News Today (5 years ago)

Doodling while listening can help with remembering details, rather than implying that the mind is wandering as is the common perception. According to a study published in the journal Applied Cognitive Psychology, subjects given a do... Read Post

Boost Your Working Memory to Make Time Fly [Mind Hacks]

Lifestyle / Productivity : Lifehacker (2 years ago)

A new study in the psychology journal Acta Psychologica suggests that improving your working memory changes your perception of time and makes it seem like time moves faster. Working memory controls your ability to pay attention, pla... Read Post

Believing You Can Be Smarter Actually Makes You Smarter [Mind Hacks]

Lifestyle / Productivity : Lifehacker (4 years ago)

It's no surprise that self confidence plays an important role in our performance, but findings published by the American Psychological Association suggest all it takes to boost your smarts is believing that you can be smarter.Photo ... Read Post


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