I Can’t Find My Keys (Video)

Here’s a little musical interlude for those times when you’re stressed and are tearing your hair out yelling “I can’t find my keys.” Musician Dan Grigor wrote a wonderful little song that even includes audience participation. Go ahead –  pull out your keys and jingle along with Dan — assuming you can find them of course. [Read more...]

How Does Multi-Tasking Affect Memory?

When there are meetings to attend, tasks to be completed, deadlines to meet, and phone calls to return, we inevitably try to fit it all into a busy day through multi-tasking. Our interest here in this blog is memory, so the obvious question is “How does multi-tasking affect memory? On caring.com, we learn about the connection between stress, multi-tasking, and the brain. [Read more...]

Best Tip for Remembering Names

Here at ImprovingYourMemoryTechniques.com we strive to bring you the best memory tips to make your work and business life a whole lot easier. Remembering colleagues’ names and customers’ names can be a daunting task — especially if you deal with a lot of people every day. I found the best tip for remembering names on [Read more...]

Rest After Learning

When was the last time you were in a seminar or a training session, and the instructor said, “Sit back. Close your eyes for 10 minutes and rest”? It has probably never happened since most session planners try to cram in as much information as possible. Research tells us that taking a rest after learning something increases retention [Read more...]