Why Books, Videos, And Lectures Are The Worst Ways To Learn (And What To Do About It)

Do you struggle with remembering the lessons you learned from books, videos, and lectures in the past year?

What about the last few months, or even days?

What good is self-education if you can’t actually recall what you learn?

Ready to find a better learning method that really does work? Find out how you can retain more of the content you take in by listening to this week’s episode!

In this episode you’ll discover:

  • How different types of learning apply to different people
  • Why different people need different learning methods
  • Pros and cons of common learning methods
  • Why hands-on learning has the best retention rates, statistically speaking
  • How you can incorporate multiple learning methods into one
  • Why teaching others is the best way to learn
  • How becoming a business coach has helped Chris learn
  • Why combining learning sources can boost your retention
  • How starting a “Marco-Mastermind” can help you study

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Chris Graham – www.chrisgrahammastering.com

Filepass – https://filepass.com

Bounce Butler – http://bouncebutler.com

Make Pop Music – https://www.facebook.com/groups/MAKEPOPMUSIC/

Chris Graham Coaching – https://chrisgrahammastering.com/coaching



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Related Podcast Episodes

Episode 102: Why You Should Start A Podcast For Your Business (Before It’s Too Late) – https://www.thesixfigurehomestudio.com/why-you-should-start-a-podcast-for-your-business-before-its-too-late/


Organizations and People

National Training Laboratories – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Training_Laboratories

Andy J. Pizza – https://www.andyjpizza.com/

Andrew Carnegie – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Carnegie


Movies, Music and TV

The Matrix – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Matrix

Sherlock – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sherlock_(TV_series)

Phil Collins “In The Air Tonight” drum fill – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkADj0TPrJA&feature=youtu.be&t=196



Kindle – https://www.amazon.com/Amazon-Kindle-eReader-6-Inch-Touchscreen/dp/B00ZV9PXP2

Audible – http://thesixfigurehomestudio.com/audible

Evernote – https://evernote.com/

Marco Polo – https://www.marcopolo.me/

The Mind Palace (brain tech) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Method_of_loci



Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell – https://www.amazon.com/Outliers-Story-Success-Malcolm-Gladwell/dp/0316017930

Blink by Malcolm Gladwell – https://www.amazon.com/Blink-Power-Thinking-Without/dp/0316010669

Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer – https://www.amazon.com/Moonwalking-Einstein-Science-Remembering-Everything/dp/0143120530


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