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The Happy Homunculus: Sixty Days of Cognitive Fitness Thanks for stopping by! Please considering subscribing to The Happy Homunculus by RSS, email, or twitter to get all my latest musings on metacognition. Normally, when I hear "mental fitness" I think word-puzzles, sudoku, and sequences of numbers. I've compiled 60 metacognitive thought experiments, grouped into 10 themes, designed to slowly develop my cognitive ninja-skillz so I can deal with life. Empathy - Compassion for others and ourselves. Simple Relationship - Think about someone who makes you happyComplex Relationship - Direct compassion at a complex someoneSubordinate - Show empathy to an employeeSuperior - Show empathy to your bossDependent - Give support to a loved-oneSelf-Empathy - Be nice to yourself Relaxation - A calm state for stress-free performance. Peace and Quiet - Find a meditation spot.Passive - Do nothing. Optimism - Positive thinking that promotes perseverence. Motivation - A drive to improve or achieve. Self-Awareness - Understanding our behavior.
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