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Response to Cultivating Genius Podcast

In Character Education, Education, Learning & Mindset by Trent RhodesLeave a Comment

Podcast Source I agree with some points and see a pattern with a number of these studies.  Agree  Prodigies don’t always become geniuses. It’s because genius requires a specific chemistry involving character traits, a certain perception and intelligence-creativity.   Disagree Geniuses always have large influence in the world. No they don’t. …

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Maximize Sleep for Healing & Learning

In Education, Health by Trent RhodesLeave a Comment

Sleep goes beyond basic rest to healing and learning enhancement. With a proper amount and quality, the brain undergoes detoxification, releasing chemicals that purify the body and simultaneously helps process learning throughout the nervous system.  All of those electrical signals stimulated from learning concepts or working in some physical activity …

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When Affirmations Don’t Work

In Education, Learning & Mindset by Trent Rhodes1 Comment

Affirmations are popular in success literature for good reason: if applied properly they can alter personality, increase strengths, eliminate fear, list goes on. They’re capable of creating not just temporary feel-good sensations but lasting internal change.  The problem I see in the personal development industry is an advocate saturation for …