Do you want to become a better thinker? This is the one thing you need to try!

Do you want to become a better thinker? This is the one thing you need to try!

For most people, thinking is this cerebral, ephemeral, elusive activity that’s going on with varying intensity almost all the time when we’re awake. While we’re often aware that we’re thinking, we definitely associate it with an intangible process that’s sometimes hard to concretise. I used to approach thinking this way too, but I don’t anymore. […]

7 steps to becoming a better thinker

7 steps to becoming a better thinker

Becoming a better thinker can easily be seen as something that you can just decide to do from one day to another, as soon as you recognise the need. But thinking in a better way is not like a personality trait or a characteristic that we can just turn on and off as and when […]

How to stop thinking when you really need to? 5 sure ways to switch off

How to stop thinking when you really need to? 5 sure ways to switch off

As you know, I’m all for thinking. I research, read and write about the ways to think better, create the right conditions and develop better thinking habits. But I also admit that sometimes the best thing you can do to become a better thinker is… stop thinking. I’ve certainly found myself in these never-ending spirals […]

Why should you have a to-think list and how to keep one?

Why should you have a to-think list and how to keep one?

Very many people I know keep a to-do list in one form or another. Myself, I’ve long realised that I need to keep track of things that need to happen today, this week, this month, this year (at varying levels of detail, of course), and I use a combination of a calendar and a paper […]