How Our Brain Works

One of the things that surprises me time and time again is how we think our brains work and how they actually do. On many occasions I find myself convinced that there is a certain way to do things, only to find out that actually that’s the complete wrong way to think about it. For …

Our brains only have a ‘limited amount of space’ for skills and knowledge

Once you learn to ride a bike you never forget – it was once thought, but scientists have found that while learning, the brain is actively trying to forget. And this could be because the brain has limited space so it forgets or ‘overwrites’ old memories to make room for new ones. The findings could …

Top Five Critical Thinking Skills

Analytical Part of thinking critical is the ability to carefully examine something, whether it is a problem, a set of data, or a text. People with analytical skills can examine information, and then understand what it means, and what it represents. Communication Often, you will need to share your conclusions with your employers or with a group …