Gilles Einstein and Mark McDaniel, widely respected for their research and lectures on memory, explain how memory works and how memory processes change with age. Based on up-to-date and rigorous scientific evidence, they also offer techniques and strategies for improving memory in everyday life; alternatives to hard-to-use mnemonic techniques; physical and mental exercises that can enhance memory; a review of drugs and nutritional supplements touted to enhance memory; a complete discussion of Alzheimer's disease, its symptoms and risk factors, along with guidance for caretakersMore info →
Being a successful student is far more about being a smart user of effective strategies than about being 'smart'. In fact it is possible to predict how well a student will do simply on the basis of their use of study strategies.While you can find basic information on these various mnemonic strategies in many books and websites, Mnemonics for Study goes far beyond the same tired descriptions, using the latest research to explain exactly how these strategies work and are best used.More info →
These techniques tend to work best with visual learners; people who have vivid imaginations, maybe like to doodle a lot, remembering things visually. I was one of those kids that could always remember a face, but never the name. I could remember if I read something and it was on the right or left page. As a visual learner mnemonics was a perfect match for me.More info →
The book describes various concepts such as mind maps, acrostics, acronyms, and several other methods associated with sharpening your memory skills. The author attempts to make readers aware about the various activities to boost your memory; practicing these skills regularly will be highly beneficial.More info →
Memory: The Classic Guide To Developing, Training and Using It offers a simple memory system which will allow you to become greatly more effective, more imaginative and successful at work, in school, in sports, musical and theatrical performance and in play. You will be amazed at how easy it will be to remember phone numbers in your mind; how to file numbers, data, figures and appointments; learn a foreign language; and how to read with incredible speed and recall.More info →
Forget boring, rote memorization. Easily learn the presidents of the United States with these funny, engaging stories that will make it fun to learn. All of the stories are appropriate for children.More info →
This booklet explains the concept of keyword mnemonics and how this concept can be used to do amazing things, such as learning a language a lot more quickly than most people think possible or even tutoring students in subjects that you just learned yourself.More info →
Do you need to memorize the parts of the brain for a test? Then you need some serious mnemonics.
Using the keyword mnemonic technique, I've created wacky images and memory devices that you won't find anywhere else.
A simple guide to get you on the right track to realize your brain’s full potential. This detailed, no fluff guide, dives into the main topics of brain and memory mastery, and gives you actionable techniques you can use in everyday life.More info →