On March 17th, 2003, an international coalition led by the USA invaded Iraq. The result was the second US-Iraq War. This is part of an ongoing conflict ever since. How did this happen? Iraq for sale: The War Profiteers (2006) Director Robert Greenwald and Brave New Films stand behind a great series of documentaries… Read More A Commemoration of the American Interventionism
I invite you to understand an important distinction regarding efficient learning: between development and learning. Unfortunately, there is often the tendency to mistake these two essential directions, these two needs that each of us has. On the one hand, each of us has the need to explore and learn. During childhood, the person who wishes… Read More Learning versus Development
The dog stole my homework, I mean my speed reading! Let’s say you attended a speed reading training. You have learned the techniques to train your speed reading. Maybe you also bought a speed reading device. Yeeeey! Wonderful! You feel full of enthusiasm, and now that you’ve discovered how they work for you, you can’t… Read More The Daily Training Program for Speed Reading
The Required Information From The “Ocean” Of Data I was a child in the 90s. A book would be recommended to me at school. I would go to the library to look for it. Was it borrowed? I would either wait or search elsewhere, for example, at the county library. Some volumes can be borrowed… Read More Discernment, More Important Than Speed Reading
As a student, I increased my reading speed from 238 words/minute to more than 10000 words/minute. Prof. Budei is only one of those from whom I have learned efficient learning, including during the period when I was increasing my reading speed. Such an increase in my reading speed is the result of a plurality of… Read More Efficient Learning, More Than Speed Reading!
Hardcopy reading vs. digital reading More and more learning activity occurs in front of the computer instead of studying printed books. This is normal, considering the evolution of contemporary society. I remember that in 2007, I discussed its theoretical part with one of my coordinating teachers for my bachelor’s degree. At one point, the teacher… Read More How To Read Faster On Your Computer
In the third decade of blogging in my life, I am glad to see an increase in the number and quality of articles published. On the occasion of the calendar change of the year, I propose a retrospective of the best articles chosen by me, according to these criteria: articles published for the first time… Read More The Best Articles on Analytic Vision Published in 2022
The films are relevant to understand both the first period of communism (1947-1996) from Romania’s past and the anocracy period (1996-2019) before entering the second communism period (2020-present). 1. Farewell, Comrades! On November 14th, 2011, I participated in the screening of the first episode of the historical TV documentary from the miniseries “Farewell, Comrades!”.… Read More Debug Your Mind about the Romanian Past
In the past years, I started collecting virtual lists of therapeutic films I started sharing here. I think I need to reorganize that initiative and extend the criteria and the categories that I include, especially since my recommendations have been well received by my former clients (I’m not doing consulting work anymore since I got… Read More As They Made Us (2022) by Mayim Bialik. Review by Marcus Victor Grant
How do we create lasting social connections and professional and personal relations? How does technology affect business by transforming people into objects? Motto: “Everything is going to trash, and I don’t want in.” Diego Gutierrez, the author of the script for episode 18 of season 5 (2004), “Disposable”, of the American series “Judging Amy”, the… Read More Face-to-Face Networking in the Web 3.0 Era
The 20th of November is entrepreneur’s day. American entrepreneur Lawrence Levels argues why, by 2035, more than 1 billion digital nomads will live on Earth, meaning freelancers and entrepreneurs who will travel as a lifestyle, working from anywhere on their online businesses. As a freelancer myself and working with other freelancers, I have lately become… Read More Surely, Dear Collectivity, from A Freelancer Full of Verve
A quarter of a century ago, reading was a habit that implied proactivity on the part of the reader: someone who was interested in a particular topic usually went to the library, bookstore, or antique shop to find a few proper volumes suited to the desired topic, and studied them carefully, patiently and meticulously. Reading… Read More In Search Of Lost Discipline
When I found out, at the end of the last decade, how some people tend to use Facebook, I said: “Facebook is a personal branding tool that looks like a weapon. In the hands of a professional, it can have some pretty spectacular results. But, instead, a novice can shoot himself or herself with it.”… Read More The Invisible War Against Speed Reading
This day marks the 10th anniversary of a particular experimental article I published on Debug Your Mind. Fend Your Back from Non-Sense: Get Value! Why was it special? First of all, because of the CTR of this copywriting piece: 19%! That means that 19 % of the people who read this blogvertising article actually clicked… Read More Fend Your Back from Nonsense: Get Value!
” If all you have in your hand is a hammer, then everything around you will seem nails.” Abraham Maslow When it comes to speed reading, the emphasis is rightly placed on the speed of the inner voice. The faster someone succeeds in reading silently, the closer (s)he is to the freedom to read faster… Read More The Quality of the Inner Voice.
Motto: “Ask, and it will be given to you, seek, and you will find, knock, and the door will be opened to you” (Matthew 7.7) Jesus Christ Offer before receiving! Whoever is not content with a little is not worthy of more, either. (Romanian Proverb) The more we get, the better we notice… Read More How to Create a Better World by Means of “Thank You”
” Failure will never overwhelm me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.” Og Mandino When people learn something, the temptation to learn quickly is stimulated by the small successes obtained at the beginning. Therefore, I have expressed the idea somewhat unusually from several points of view to stimulate the reader’s logical mind. So,… Read More What NOT to Do to Be Successful Right Off the Bat
Motto: ” If you consume without putting anything back, then one day, you will see how all your work becomes the property of others.” Silviu Vasile,” The secrets of speed reading” The learning pyramid model encourages us to teach others as quickly as possible what we study ourselves: we retain 95% of what we apply… Read More 7 Obstacles In Efficient Learning
This is an extensive review of an internet marketing program in which I have participated. In it, I will not dwell upon other programs offered by Lisa Marie Pepe or others. By reading it, you will have the following: what are some of my professional opinions, as a (1) marketer and (2) trainer over the… Read More “The Confidence to Clients Method for Female Coaches and Online Entrepreneurs” by Lisa Marie Pepe. Review by Marcus Victor Grant
Motto: Efficiency means putting the ladder on a wall and going to the other side as quickly as possible. Effectiveness means also choosing the right wall. Maximum results, with minimum effort. It is not only a loafer’s summer dream, but it also happens to masters! Do you want it, too? Of course, you will want… Read More The Secret Of Small Efforts In Learning