Learn about the mathematical equivalent of illiteracy.
Would you consider yourself to be “afraid” of math? Did you spend most of your time in school wondering when you would ever “need” algebra? Do you prefer to let a calculator do most of the work for you? If you answered yes to any or all of these questions, you’re not alone! Many people have an aversion to math and this intentional escape from mathematics is called “innumeracy.” Just as illiteracy is the inability to read, a lack of proficiency with mathematics is called innumeracy. Innumeracy (1988) explores this phenomenon and its impact on humanity.
How to win at learning.
Learning: whether we enjoy it or not, we all have to do it throughout our lives. So, if you have to learn, wouldn’t it be better to do it the right way? Learn Better (2017) invites us to challenge everything we’ve ever known about learning and embrace a bold new method of discovery.
Why learning is essential to survival.
You can’t teach an old dog new tricks… or can you? Edward D. Hess posits that you can and that you absolutely should if you want to succeed in today’s competitive business world. Learn or Die (2014) affirms that life-long learning is the key to future success and outlines Hess’ tips for cultivating a love of learning.
Learn How to Unlock the Power From Within You to Become a Master.
Masters like Albert Einstein, Charles Darwin, and Leonardo da Vinci are some of the most well-known leaders in their fields. But how did they do it? How did they become masters in their field? Well, we like to believe that these extraordinary people achieved great things due to natural talent and that these people were just born geniuses. It’s simply the luck of the draw, right? Well, you’re wrong. In fact, there is no link between inborn talent and the mastery of a particular skill. Simply put, you can become a Master too. Through the steps provided by Robert Greene, you too can become a Master in your field. As you read, you’ll learn how to find your passion, why free work might be the best work, and how the number 10,000 is crucial for mastering any skill.
Founded on just $25, international charity Pencils of Promise has built more than 200 schools in developing countries around the world. This book tells the story of the charity’s growth and the mission of its founder, Adam Braun
The Promise of a Pencil illustrates the simple key theories that characterize Adam Braun’s inspiring mission. In addition to telling the story of Braun’s charity, the principles outlined in this book will guide readers to find their passion, maximize their potential, and live a life full of joy and meaning through serving others.
Learn how to use advanced learning strategies to learn faster, remember more and be more productive.
How often do you find yourself trying to remember something you think you should know? You’ve met that person before, but why can’t you remember her name? Maybe you struggle to remember birthdays and other important dates, did you forget your wedding anniversary again this year? It happens to the best of us, luckily, there’s a way to never forget anything ever again. Unlimited Memory offers several methods to help you remember information quickly and effectively. These methods will be nothing like you ever learned in school, but they’ll teach you how to use your imagination and have fun while learning! So if you’re tired of forgetting where you put your keys, then keep reading to find out how to master your memory and put an end to forgetfulness.