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Speed Reading and Jedi Wisdom

Speed Reading and Jedi Wisdom

Today is Star Wars day.  “May the fourth be with you” This post is more than just an excuse for old joke! Jedi master and philosopher Yoda offers many...

Tony Buzan’s Mission

Tony Buzan’s Mission

Do you remember the famous Coca-Cola advert with the song lyrics, “I’d like to teach the world to sing in perfect harmony, I’d like to buy the world a coke...

Remembering… Numbers

Remembering… Numbers

By Dominic O'Brien, 8 times World Memory Champion Our lives seem to be governed by numbers. Phone numbers, travel schedules, weights and measures, bank...

Remembering… People’s names

Remembering… People’s names

By Dominic O'Brien - 8 Times World Memory Champion You know the situation: you’re introduced to a small group of people and within a minute you realise their...

Remembering the Headmaster of the Human Race

Remembering the Headmaster of the Human Race

Tony Buzan, who died of a heart attack a year ago today in John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, was originally motivated by the question of “who is intelligent?”...

Remembering… why you went upstairs

Remembering… why you went upstairs

By Dominic O'Brien - 8 Times World Memory Champion Some of the people who attend my courses do so because they have begun to notice problems with their memory...

Remembering… where you parked your car.

Remembering… where you parked your car.

By Dominic O'Brien - 8 Times World Memory Champion So, you’ve just gone through passport control and picked up your luggage after a long-haul flight and are...

The art of questioning

The art of questioning

By by Dravin Balgobin The school taught us to ask grammatically correct questions using a question word, a subject, a verb & a complement. It also taught...

Becoming a Buzan trainer

Becoming a Buzan trainer

If you ever heard about the Learning Pyramid from the Bethel National Training Institute in Maine, you probably know that the best possible way to learn...

Synapsia – The Tony Buzan Tribute Issue

Synapsia – The Tony Buzan Tribute Issue

After the passing of Tony Buzan in April 2019, the media, both online and offline, were inundated with tributes. My difficulty in preparing this tribute...

Meet the Memory Man

Meet the Memory Man

Dominic O’Brien once memorised 54 decks of cards after just a single sighting of each card - that’s 2,808 cards. It gained him a place in the Guinness Book of...

Crowdfunding update

Crowdfunding update

Last week we cancelled the Seedrs crowdfunding as Seedrs does not accept investment from many countries where there has been great interest. We are now...

Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding

The company has decided to end the Seedrs crowdfunding, however we would welcome your direct investment. Please contact us for more information:...

Did you go to China ?

Did you go to China ?

Did you attend our World Memory Championships event in Wuhan, China last month and are concerned about Novel Coronavirus and Avian Flu? If so click here for...