The attention seeker’s dilemma

How to get attention or how to avoid attention

This is why you get attention when you don’t seek attention  It’s funny when one is actively seeking attention but isn’t getting any while the silent non-seeker gets a lot of it. Attention seeking is usually about explicitly showcasing some observable trait or behaviour (Duh, right?!). The thing you want attention for maybe very subtle …

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How to learn new words easily and gain fluency

Developed Language is a fascinating human construct. It is so grounded in the making of our species that we have dedicated brain regions that facilitate it. It seems that memetic & genetic processes endow us with an intuitive sense of meaning in communication & grammar. With this endowment and the context in which we learn our first …

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9 reasons why you should learn a new skill even if you don’t need it!

Learning skills even if you don't need them

There often comes a time when you can ask the question- ‘why am I learning this? It has no use for me’. Even though learning something new has no direct use in your life, it has benefits that are invaluable! (I’ve also added a small section at the end describing my reasons for when you …

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11 Simple habits to maintain when you are on the internet!

Let’s dive right in, these are a few pointers to guide online behavior I think are worth implementing!  Online politeness & courtesy – needless to say, be polite wherever you are!  Managing bookmarks. Managing uploaded documents/media (google drive, YouTube, etc.). Keeping your email inbox clean and organized. Acknowledging good content – A lot of online content …

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Is listening to music while studying a good idea? Yes & No.

Is listening to music while studying a good idea?

Music while studying – good or bad? Decide after reading these guidelines. A little bit of research went into concluding what I am about to say, I even tested some hypotheses (unpublished & for fun). These guidelines will help you decide if listening to music while studying is good for you or not. A word …

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