The chances are that we are only using about 1% of the power of our brain. Just imagine the amazing results if we could unlock just a fraction of the power of the remaining 99%. With this definitive, classic operations manual for the brain, you can discover how to revolutionise the way you think and learn, wake up your senses and unleash the hidden power of your mind.
With this book, you will learn how to:
Improve your problem-solving capabilities.
Become more creative in your approach to work and life.
Understand, retain and more readily recall information.
Improve your memory beyond recognition.
Be more open to change and new ideas.
Think, learn and react faster and more efficiently.
Tony Buzan is the world's leading authority on the brain and learning. He is famous for inventing the inspirational thinking concept, the Mind Map (R). His million-copy selling books on the subject have achieved massive success in more than 100 countries and have been translated into 30 languages. He has lectures worldwide and acts as advisor to numerous multi-national companies, governments, leading businesses and international Olympic athletes. He is also President of the Brain Foundation, founder of the Brian Trust Charity, the World Memory Championships and the World Championships of the Brain.
Foreword Baroness Professor Susan Greenfield Acknowledgements Introduction Part 1 Know your brain 1 Your brain is better than you think 2 Get inside your head 3 IQ and your natural brilliance Part 2 Harness your brain power 4 Transform your ability to recall and learn information 5 Master mnemonics to double your memory and more 6 Energy 'plus' and 'into' memory yields infinite creativity [E+M=C] Part 3 The essential 'mind-tools' for great brains 7 Why key words are so important 8 Introducing Mind Maps and Radiant Thinking 9 How to create a Mind Map 10 Speed read to save days, weeks, even months of your time 11 The incredible power of 'super' speed reading 12 Revolutionise your study skills with the Buzan Organic Study Technique (BOST) Conclusion: Thinking for the future Appendix: Online resources Index