to an important meeting, an appointment or an agreed date with a friend
requires you to
remember the date, place and exact time. If you happen to
forget, it could destroy your reputation
you've invested in for a long time (if it's an office matter) or could cut
short the trust of a friend.
avoid common problems with memorization such as the one mentioned above when
you have an uncluttered mind. It's important to stop whatever that is
causing you to think and decide unclearly over things. It could also be that
you have been using too much mental energy to help you get on with your work
and when your brain needed to take a rest, you still pushed it to its limit.
is the case, then you need to keep your mind active by challenging it with
interesting memory boosters. What you can do is to simply take one mnemonic
exercise everyday and rehearse it over and over again for a few minutes and
you're done. Yes, it is easy.
use the link method as an example. Since the link method is the type of
mnemonic that deals heavily with association and
creativity, it is important for you to start imagining odd-behaving
objects because were about to take it to the next level. Pretend that there
are two people in the world you always get confused of over the other.
names are as follows:
John Brethover and Mr. John Bredthoner
two gentlemen both live on Cherry Street. How to distinguish which is which?
Imagine the first John, who always holds his breath each time he passes over
a bridge. So the first distinguishing factor here is that you named Mr.
Brethover as John I and imagined him as the John who always holds his breath
when passing over a bridge. Next is another John. But picture him as a
person who always carries bread in his coat and puts so much toner on his
setting the two John's family names and using the link method to each of
their last names, you are then able to
distinguish and remember which John of the two is which. Keep on practicing
to broaden your association for memory improvement.