Memory Secrets. Instantly Improve Everyday Memory 300%
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Memory Secrets. Instantly Improve Everyday Memory 300%

Fun-to-Learn Memory Improvement. Learn How to Memorize and Remember as Taught at NYPD’s Police Academy. Fun and Easy.
4.2 (32 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
235 students enrolled
Created by Barry Reitman
Last updated 5/2015
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • 2 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Overcome everyday memory problems EASILY
  • Instantly recall names of people you've met.
  • Know "what you came in this room for."
  • Know where you put the car keys, TV remote, cell phone, etc.
  • Create and remember a unique, secure password for every website you visit.
  • Know the day of the week for every date in the current month
  • Speak publicly without written notes.
  • Remember to take things to school or work.
  • Remember everything in your sales presentation without sounding "canned."
  • And so much more!
Requirements
  • Nothing is required except a desire to overcome memory problems.
  • Having a good sense of humor and the ability to laugh at yourself is helpful.
Description

This is the non-technical, everyday memory problem parts of the Memory Shock courses taught at community colleges and the N.Y.P.D. Police Academy. It is based on material in Barry Reitman's book, "Secrets, Tips, and Tricks of a Powerful Memory." Each lecture is a brief, easy-to-follow, practical illustration of the trick to overcoming problems that make you THINK you have a poor memory. You do not have a poor memory — you've just never been taught how to use it. The lessons are fun to watch and apply, and students of every age and level will see instant improvement. The practice suggestions are usually done with things you want to remember anyway. They are simple, easy and fun to do.

Reviews of the book and live presentations: "… uses simple tricks to remember almost everything … with instantaneous success. Barry Reitman's 'Secrets, Tips, and Tricks of a Powerful Memory' ... is the answer to the prayers of millions of adults who experience the frustration of trying to remember things that are important to them." —Dr. Lynn Tepper, Gerontologist, Clinical Professor, Columbia University, NYC

“…Not only were the strategies and tips you shared well received, but many in attendance would have liked to have several more hours with you to continue reviewing your system. I commend you on your course content as well as on your instructional style; both were an absolute hit with our audience." —Captain Daniel E. Sosnowik, Commanding Officer, Leadership Training Section, NYPD

"...Barry Reitman's Memory Shock presentation was both effective and valuable to professors, teachers, and graduate students." —Elaine Geller, Dir. of Field Experience & Outreach, Rockland Campus, Long Island Univ.

Who this course is for:
  • Youngsters from grade school through medical school.
  • Adults in the workforce (and looking for work!)
  • Seniors who feel that their memories are slipping.
  • This course will probably NOT be of value for those with fully-developed Alzheimer's and other dementias.
Course content
Expand all 26 lectures 01:32:14
+ Introduction to the Memory Shock System
5 lectures 14:14

Welcome. This course contains only the non-technical parts of my college-level course. It will instantly solve everyday memory problems.

Preview 04:10

This lecture discusses the importance of taking these lectures in order. Jumping ahead will be counter-productive. Since all of the lectures are brief, being patient won't be difficult.

How to Use this Course
01:20

This lecture will describe the power (and limitations) of the extremely simple techniques that make up the course. You'll have a good idea of what's coming. And yes! you'll do just fine.

Preview 02:00

Just two words! And these two words will replace the 8-word system you've used all your life. Don't know the 8-words? You've used them all your life.

Preview 01:25
+ The Wrong Way to Memorize! The Rote Method
2 lectures 08:01
The Rote Methods and the Old Sea Captain.
01:52
What Did I Walk in This Room For?
06:09
+ Solving Simple Memory Problems.
5 lectures 14:34
Where Did I Put the Car Keys — or Anything Else?
02:43
This technique is easy to use, but there's a warning in the lecture. There's also a remarkable success story.
The Link System a/k/a the Story System
04:33

Have you ever been up late working on something for the next day — and then it home in the morning? You'll never do it again.

Remember to Take Homework to School or Work
02:14
Remember Changes to Your Regular Schedule BEFORE Driving in the Wrong Direction
03:23
Summary of Solutions to Simple Problems
01:41
+ Remembering names & Faces
3 lectures 18:08
The BasicTrick to Remembering Names & Faces
02:29
Learn a Practice Group of Names & Faces.
10:50
More Ideas about Names and Faces
04:49
+ More Simple Tips and Tricks Using Memory Shock
6 lectures 16:18
Where Did I Park the Car
03:00
Create and Remember Unique and Secure Passwords
04:05
Foreign Words and Phrases
02:09
Acronyms and Um, Un-Acronyms
02:25
Another Example of Un-Acronyms
02:30

You learned most of this when you were four yeas old! Let's Use it

Yet Another Example of Un-Acronyms
02:09
+ Summation, Links, and Free Resources
2 lectures 04:21
Summary of What We Have Learned and Where to Learn More
04:21
Resources, Credits, Acknowledgements
7 pages