Battle of the Brains: Street Smarts Vs. Book Smarts 

street smarts vs book smarts

Street smarts vs. book smarts – which side has the most advantage?  The book smarts have their knowledge as their main weapon. They learned everything they have to know in school and excelled in it, too!  Pop quizzes? Final exams? Aptitude tests? Book smarts can ace them all while half-asleep. Street smarts also have a […]

18 Ways on How to Focus Only on Your Goals and Win!

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There is a lot of information out there about how to focus only on your goals. But it’s not always an easy thing to do.  You probably asked: how to focus only on your goals and achieve them faster?  There are many different ways to do this, so we’ve outlined some of the most common […]

How to Reach Your Peak Performance and Fuel Your Success

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Being successful in your academics, career, or business takes more than just pure talent or intelligence. To attain your goals and dreams, you must be brave, determined, and most importantly, you must act. You must also ensure that your actions and efforts are worth something and that they truly benefit your endeavor. You must reach […]

The Eisenhower Matrix Pros and Cons, and Everything Else You Need to Know (includes a Printable Template!)

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So you’ve been told to use an Eisenhower Matrix to process and organize your tasks, and prioritize your workload. Great! You’re on your way to living a more productive life.  But before delving deep into the tool, there are a few things you need to know about it. (SPOILER ALERT: Some of these things might […]

10 Ways on How to Spot a Pseudo-Intellectual, and How You Can be a Genuinely Intelligent Person

pseudo intellectual vs intellectual

Have you ever talked to someone who had something to say about everything? Someone who likes to start arguments and insist that they are always right, without considering other people’s perspectives? If so, then you might be dealing with a pseudo-intellectual. What exactly is a pseudo-intellectual? Are there any tell-tale signs or traits? What is […]

8 Things You Should Know About Cognitive Maps and Navigating the Map of the Mind

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If you’ve gotten lost before—whether it’s in a new city or a local grocery store—then you’ll understand how cognitive maps work. Perhaps you’ve been caught in a maze of unfamiliar buildings and confusing street signs. Maybe you’re driving around in a foreign country while searching for a breakfast place. Or, perhaps you’re just looking for […]