Chapter 3 Memory boosting

In this chapter you will learn:

  • how to train the thinking skills that will maximise your memory
  • what we know, and what we don’t, about the human brain
  • the life-spans of different types of memory
  • why you remember and why you forget
  • new ways to start forgetting less and remembering everything

It’s time to start using your brain better, to create artificially brilliant memories of everything. As you discovered in the last chapter, some of your current memory methods are paying off, so keep doing anything that helps. But you also need to try out new ideas – and you’re about to take a very different approach to a whole range of learning challenges, ...

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