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

Lifestyle / Productivity : Lifehacker (3 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

Study Explains Why Walking Can Boost Your Creativity

Lifestyle / Productivity : Lifehacker (4 months ago)

It's long been thought that when you need a creative boost, you should step out and take a walk. Now, research published in The Journal of Experimental Psychology shows that it works. Read more... Read Post

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

Lifestyle / Productivity : Lifehacker (5 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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