Whether it’s for a test or at a dinner party, it helps to be able to memorize. While this is not meant to be a discussion on standardized testing, it’s obvious that the ability to memorize could come in handy. That being said, there’s a lot more reasons you should be good at memorizing besides test-taking.
Thanks to the Art of Manliness, we now know how one of the worldwide experts in memorization is able to recall just about anything at anytime. Below is an excerpt from the full ‘how to’ article and I encourage you to check the full tutorial out and then amaze your friends and classmates!
What if you could play a game of cards with your buddies and recall every card that had been played? You can.
What if you could meet a client today and six months later see him at a football game and recall his name along with his wife’s and kids’ names? You can.
What if you could look at a 50 digit number for 90 seconds and then repeat the number forwards and backwards from memory? You can.
So how do you master your memory to this level? By utilizing a simple system of mental maps, you will be amazed at the amount of knowledge you will be able to store.
Read the rest of the tutorial here.