Buzan's Study Skills

Mind Maps, Memory Techniques, Speed Reading

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: Bbc Publications

ISBN: 9781406664898

Category: Education

Page: 191

View: 4672

Uses revolutionary techniques to enhance memory and brain power, so readers will find everything they need to maximise their success in studies and exams.

Use Your Head

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: Rajpal & Sons

ISBN: 9788131730744

Category: Brain

Page: 156

View: 3090

How to mind map

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: Thorsons Pub


Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 103

View: 2302

Reviews the basics of mind mapping, explains why and how mind maps are used, and demonstrates the practice in hypothetical situations.

Make the Most of Your Mind

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0671495194

Category: Psychology

Page: 157

View: 700

Explains how to develop untapped resource areas of the brain and increase your ability to think, learn, read, memorize, listen, and solve problems more creatively and efficiently

Mind Maps for Kids

The Shortcut to Success at School

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007151330

Category: Education

Page: 120

View: 410

Mind Mapping is a breakthrough system of planning and note-taking that cuts homework time in half and makes schoolwork fun. Mind Maps for Kids is Tony Buzan s first book written specially for a younger audience, suitable for ages 7 to 14. Tony Buzan has been teaching children all over the world for the past thirty years and has proved that Mind Maps are the magic formula in the classroom: remembering facts and figures is a piece of cake, planning is a doddle and getting stuck for an answer is a thing of the past. In Mind Maps for Kids, Tony Buzan explains this amazing system using step-by-step examples in every subject across the curriculum. He shows just how easy Mind Mapping is and how it can help kids to remember things and concentrate better make clearer and better notes revise and ace exams come up with ideas and unlock the imagination save time Mind Maps for Kids is a full-colour workbook, with the emphasis on having fun. As well as tips for improving memory and concentration, the book is packed with jokes, cartoons and brainteasers. Mind Mapping is the shortcut to success that puts kids one step (and sometimes miles ) ahead."

Speed reading

state of the art techniques to improve your reading speed and comprehension based on the latest discoveries about the human brain

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: E P Dutton

ISBN: 9780452266049

Category: Education

Page: 192

View: 9543

The newly revised and updated edition of the classic book on improving reading speed and comprehension. Buzan offers a flexible approach to reading, combining traditional information on speed reading with the latest discoveries about the potential and workings of the brain.

The Mind Map Book

How to Use Radiant Thinking to Maximize Your Brain's Untapped Potential

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: Penguin



Page: 322

View: 7748

An authority on learning techniques and the brain offers a groundbreaking, fully illustrated program for tapping and freeing the mind's hidden powers, showing ways to improve memory, concentration, and creativity. National ad/promo.

Mind Maps for Kids

Rev Up for Revision : the Shortcut to Exam Success

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 000717702X

Category: Examinations

Page: 122

View: 4837

Mind Maps for Kids has taken the education world by storm, selling over 20,500 copies in the first four months of publication. Back by popular demand, Mind Map genius Tony Buzan now works his magic on the area of learning that most worries children, parents and teachers alike: revision. With Tony Buzan it's all brain, no pain!

Mind Mapping

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780563520344

Category: Self-Help

Page: 95

View: 609

Unlock the secrets and the potential of Mind Mapping with this swift and bite-size introduction from the master himself. Tony Buzan will introduce you to his ground-breaking note-taking technique that has taken the business and educational worlds by storm. This unique mind enhancing tool can help to improve your memory, creativity, concentration, communication skills, thinking and learning.

The Memory Book

How to Remember Anything You Want

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: Pearson Education Limited

ISBN: 9781406644265

Category: Medical

Page: 232

View: 7967

This extraordinary book will start you off on what will be the most exciting intellectual adventure of your life and will provide immediate and compelling proof that your memory can easily and successfully become supercharged! The Memory Book will introduce you to advanced memory techniques, which when combined with the simultaneous development of all your senses, will blast your memory capability into the stratosphere. Imagine your life with a memory that can easily and perfectly learn and recall lists of 10 to 10,000 objects; where you know the name of every bone and muscle in your body; every element on the periodic table and its associated number; the location and capital city of every country in the world. The list of things you could know and learn, just like the capability of your memory, is endless and inexhaustible. The Memory Book is- * *The ultimate guide to mastering your memory. *Written by the master of memory and the brain, Tony Buzan. *A fully revised and updated, new edition of a book that has already sold hundreds of thousands of copies around the world. *A serious memory improvement book for those serious about improving their memory. *The perfect book for a society obsessed with brain training and mitigating debilitating and degenerative mental disease. *A satisfying and hugely rewarding personal challenge - the opportunity to become a one-in-a-million memory master. *As well as dramatically improving your ability to remember, you'll increase your IQ, think more creatively and imaginatively, and, in turn, achieve greater success in all areas of your life. *Used to remember names, dates, numbers, speeches, whole books - anything.

Brilliant Memory

Unlock the Power of Your Mind

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780563520337

Category: Cognition

Page: 95

View: 7635

This 'bite-size' version is of one of Tony Buzan's most enduring topics; Memory. Here Tony Buzan unlocks the secrets of how to improve your memory for all manner of useful purposes. At home, in school or at work. From names, numbers and shopping lists to speeches, articles and poetry. This book offers a swift introduction to Tony Buzan's tried, tested and very successful techniques.

Use Your Memory

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9781406610185

Category: Brain

Page: 190

View: 6172

The potential of the human memory is phenomenal. But do you know how to make the most of yours? Useful for school and university students throughout their studies, and especially during review and exam times Great for business people and for those wishing to improve their brainpower as they advance in years. Allow anyone to join the rapidly growing number of mental athletes who are preparing themselves for memory competitions and championships.


Your Personal Guide to Exploring Creativity and Problem-solving

Author: Joyce Wycoff

Publisher: Berkley Trade

ISBN: 9780425127803

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 173

View: 465

Readers can finally break down the blocks that hinder free thinking and discover their vast stores of innovative ideas involving whole-brain thinking techniques presented here. "A no-nonsense, practical guide to help put creative powers to work!"--Michael LeBoeuf, author of Imagineering.

Moonwalking with Einstein

The Art and Science of Remembering Everything

Author: Joshua Foer

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101475973

Category: Science

Page: 320

View: 3310

The blockbuster phenomenon that charts an amazing journey of the mind while revolutionizing our concept of memory An instant bestseller that is poised to become a classic, Moonwalking with Einstein recounts Joshua Foer's yearlong quest to improve his memory under the tutelage of top "mental athletes." He draws on cutting-edge research, a surprising cultural history of remembering, and venerable tricks of the mentalist's trade to transform our understanding of human memory. From the United States Memory Championship to deep within the author's own mind, this is an electrifying work of journalism that reminds us that, in every way that matters, we are the sum of our memories. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Age-Proof Your Brain

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780007294657


Page: N.A

View: 2019

Age-Proof Your Brain , By Multi-Million Copy Bestselling Author Tony Buzan, Offers Revolutionary New Techniques To Help You Develop And Maintain The Agility Of Your Mind. Packed With Quick Exercises, Brain Tools And Fascinating Facts, You Can Start To Think Quicker And Remember Things More Easily In As Little As 7 Days. Bestselling Author Tony Buzan Is Back With A Brilliant New Book That Offers Simple And Effective Techniques To Help You Boost Your Memory And Maximize Your Brain Power In As Little As A Week. Full Of Fun And Practical Exercises, Information Bites And Expert Advice On Nutrition And Supplements, This Book Will Change The Way You Think, Forever!" Improve Memory And Concentration" Remember Facts And Figures With Ease" Understand Concepts And Think Laterally" Unlock The Imagination" Achieve More In Less Time

Mind Maps for Kids

Max Your Memory and Concentration

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007197764

Category: Concentration functions

Page: 118

View: 2707

Provides techniques for memorizing things, absorbing facts, figures and formulas, improving concentration and motivation, remembering names, events and lines for plays, recalling information under pressure, cutting study time in half with double the results. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary.

Head Strong

How to Get Physically and Mentally Fit

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: HarperThorsons

ISBN: 9780007113972

Category: Health

Page: 262

View: 9491

This work by bestselling author Tony Buzan offers new techniques for meta-positive thinking, a fool-proof success formula and 5 Brain Principles to help you develop your body and mind to best advantage.

Use Your Memory

Understand Your Mind to Improve Your Memory and Mental Power

Author: Tony Buzan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781406613377


Page: 191

View: 1198

The potential of the human memory is phenomenal. But do you know how to make the most of yours? In this edition if the BBC classic Use Your Memory, the secrets of how to improve your memory are fascinatingly revealed by Tony Buzan. He teaches you how to improve your memory for names, numbers, dates and lists and also for speeches, articles, poetry and whole books. There are sections for card players, for people learning new languages and for those studying for exams, as well as an intriguing chapter on how to recall your dreams. Use You Memory will: *Be particularly useful for school and university students throughout their studies, and especially during review and exam times *Be useful for business people and for those wishing to improve their brainpower as they advance in years. *Allow anyone to join the rapidly growing number of mental athletes who are preparing themselves for memory competitions and championships. All the classic memory systems are explained, plus, of course, Tony Buzan's own world-famous Mind Mapping technique

I Am Gifted, So Are You

Author: Adam Khoo

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International Asia Pte Ltd

ISBN: 9814634670

Category: Self-Help

Page: 285

View: 7602

Every student can achieve and excel if given the opportunity! This book will inspire legions of students to stretch and realise their potential. It tells the inspiring story of an underachieving 13-year-old’s rise to become among the top 1% of students in the National University of Singapore, and earn a place on the Dean’s List every consecutive year for outstanding academic achievements. Adam shares with readers the skills and success strategies of his personal journey, in simple and clear terms, with exercises to help train others in his techniques. It is the perfect book for students, parents, educators and anyone who wants to enhance his or her brainpower

Study skills

the complete guide to smart learning

Author: Elizabeth Holtom

Publisher: Galore Park Publishing

ISBN: 9781902984599

Category: Study skills

Page: 81

View: 1164

Do you know your learning style? Are you left-brain thinking or right-brain thinking? Does it matter? Well, yes it does!Understanding learning styles enables us to understand the best learning strategies and revision techniques for each one of us. We are all different and no two learning style combinations will ever be the same. By understanding our learning style, we can unlock the secrets of successful learning and revision.Packed full of practical advice to help you or your child to identify their learning style, this book features a wealth of information about learning techniques for all types of learner, whether you are visual, aural or kineaesthetic, or a mix of several. Armed with this knowledge, you can then turn the drudgery of revision into an exhilarating journey which will enable you to learn successfully for the rest of you life.With schools increasingly turning to study skills as a core part of their learning strategies, this book will enable you or your child to get a head start in understanding the ways that we learn, ensuring more enjoyable learning and higher levels of achievement.An invaluable introduction to study skills for pupils aged 11-13, this book provides pupils with all the learning techniques they will need to succeed in exams and tests at school. The author, an experienced teacher of S.E.N., guides the reader through the different learning styles and helps them to increase their capacity to absorb and retain information.Additional resources are available for this title. If you would like these resources to be sent to you, please contact us on +44 (0) 1580 764242 or email us at [email protected]