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Moonwalking With Einstein

Have you ever wished that you had a better memory? But did you think it was impossible? Most people, including Joshua Foer, believed so too. These questions led Foer to prepare for and participate in the USA Memory Championships and he wrote about it in his 2011 novel… 195 more words

The thing about my 2016 Goal Review.

6 months passed and I didn’t keep my promise (to myself) of writing as frequently as possible. My first post in this blog is about my Resolutions for 2016 and now there’s only 3 post (including this one, right), but I do want to have a review – a reflection to be exact, so that I can see how I am growing up in person, or even how low I am falling. 670 more words

Writing

Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art...

Just finished reading this great book by Joshua Foer about memory techniques and his competitive experience. Wow, it has got me doing stuff again.

Focus, focus, focus

Jika kita mau mencapai sesuatu yang cukup berharga dalam hidup ini, kita perlu untuk: fokus, fokus, dan fokus.

Good luck buat para high achiever!

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Try many new things and make as much failures as possible

Diawal tahun ini, dari Seth Godin blog, saya dapat info dari Skillshare tentang online class mengenai Super Lerning oleh seorang anak muda bernama Jonathan Levi. 112 more words

“Moonwalking With Einstein” by Joshua Foer

This book was just plain entertaining. Being able to memorize a deck of playing cards, or thousands of numbers of pi is arcane in our world of externalized memory. 2,147 more words

Books

What Will it Take to Make Police a Learning Organization

A thought came up during a relaxed reading of a very interesting book, ‘Moonlighting with Einstein’ by Joshua Foer. The book raises a curious question. Why don’t we keep on improving our speeds at typing, running, or whatever skill one is learning, if practice, as we are told, improves performance. 523 more words