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Chloe Xu
Director, Australia
Our world is changing at an ever-increasing pace, and we must learn faster to keep up. But learning is painful for most of us because of our resistance against change and unfamiliarity. How can we boost our learning ability and turn learning into a more enjoyable process? Andersen (2019) has identified four attributes that belong to "lifelong learners", a discomforting notion for most of us. The four attributes are: aspiration, self-awareness, curiosity, and vulnerability. Interestingly, she also suggests mental tools for each of them to help to boost these attributes and make people better learners. ASPIRATION Good learners are inspired to understand and master new skills. However, when confronted with something new, we tend to focus on the negative, such as "it will take more time to finish the first few jobs if I use the new system…", which unconsciously reinforces our lack of aspiration. Therefore, we need to shift the focus if we want to learn something. Research shows that (...) Read more? Sign up for free

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