Remember This. Short of rote memorization the population at large is not terribly good at memorizing long lists of unassociated information. So barring an overactive or enlarged medial temporal lobe it’s going to take Hard Work and Dedication to pull it off. A narrative, storytelling is one tried and true Life Hack that works well in accomplishing the dedication of information to your long-term memory.
Stay Focused. Any reader of Eckhart Tolle will tell you “We live in the age of distraction. Yet one of life’s sharpest paradoxes is that Your….future hinges on your ability to pay attention to the present.”
Any reader of Personality and Social Psychology will tell you: Positive Thinking, Internal locust of control, Gratitude, great. More important is to Develop Resilience & Grit. Face your fears, run at the dog! Resilience & Grit is an amazing, developable skill that helps you bounce back from difficulties. If you’re resilient, you flow with the go, you adapt to life’s spontaneous changes, you recover and you keep truck’in.
Be Passionate. Any reader of Richard Branson will tell you “When you believe in something the force of your convictions will spark other people’s interest and motivate them to help you achieve your goals. This is essential to success.”
Accomplish Great Things. Any reader of Jim Collins will tell you “Good is the enemy of great…Few people attain great lives…because it is just so easy to settle for a good life.”