Use Your Head

Use Your Head : How to unleash the power of your mind

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Revolutionise the way you think and learn and discover how to unlock and unleash the maximum power of your amazing brain - with astonishing, life changing results.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 232 pages
  • 140 x 215 x 10mm | 313g
  • BBC Active
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1406644277
  • 9781406644272
  • 67,416

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Dramatically improve every aspect of your brain power.

Use Your Head is the definitive guide to maximising your brain. Written by the world's bestselling author on the brain and learning, and first published over 40 years ago, it has since become the classic brain-training book, helping millions of people to awaken and harness that sleeping giant - the human brain.

It provides a total brain workout, introducing you to all of Tony Buzan's groundbreaking techniques that have produced some of the most mentally fit people in the world.

Using Mind Maps and other revolutionary methods, you'll learn how to dramatically improve your memory, IQ, creativity, reading and study skills - every aspect of your brain power.

Ready to stretch yourself far beyond what you ever thought possible?

'Tony Buzan has done it again ... make your mind work better.'

Ken Blanchard, author of the multimillion bestselling book The One Minute Manager

'Tony didn't invent the brain - he did invent the instructions.'
John Husbands, Institute of Management

'Tony Buzan will do for the brain what Stephen Hawking did for the universe.'

The Times
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Table of contents

Foreword Baroness Professor Susan Greenfield



Part 1 Know your brain

1 Your brain is better than you think

2 Get inside your head

3 IQ and your natural brilliance

Part 2 Harness your brain power

4 Transform your ability to recall and learn information

5 Master mnemonics to double your memory and more

6 Energy 'plus' and 'into' memory yields infinite creativity [E+M=C]

Part 3 The essential 'mind-tools' for great brains

7 Why key words are so important

8 Introducing Mind Maps and Radiant Thinking

9 How to create a Mind Map

10 Speed read to save days, weeks, even months of your time

11 The incredible power of 'super' speed reading

12 Revolutionise your study skills with the Buzan Organic Study Technique (BOST)

Conclusion: Thinking for the future

Appendix: Online resources

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About Tony Buzan

Tony Buzan is the world's leading authority on the brain and learning. He is famous for inventing the inspirational thinking concept, the Mind Map (R). His million-copy selling books on the subject have achieved massive success in more than 100 countries and have been translated into 30 languages. He has lectures worldwide and acts as advisor to numerous multi-national companies, governments, leading businesses and international Olympic athletes. He is also President of the Brain Foundation, founder of the Brian Trust Charity, the World Memory Championships and the World Championships of the Brain.
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4 36% (407)
3 25% (288)
2 6% (64)
1 3% (30)
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