Learn a New Skill

Learning new skills returns us to a childlike state — this is where the joys of life exist!

“Whoever heeds discipline shows the way to life, but whoever ignores correction leads others astray.”

Proverbs‬ ‭10:17‬ ‭NIV‬‬

10 Reasons Why Learning New Skills Will Make Your Life Better

  1. Boosts confidence and self-esteem: Learning new skills gives you a sense of achievement and boosts your confidence and self-esteem.
  2. Increases cognitive function: Learning new skills requires mental effort and can help improve cognitive function, including memory, attention, and problem-solving skills.
  3. Reduces stress and anxiety: Engaging in learning activities can help reduce stress and anxiety by providing a sense of purpose and accomplishment.
  4. Increases creativity: Learning new skills can spark creativity by exposing you to new ideas and ways of thinking.
  5. Improves focus and concentration: Learning a new skill requires focus and concentration, which can improve these abilities overall.
  6. Provides a sense of purpose: Learning new skills can give you a sense of purpose and direction, which can contribute to overall life satisfaction.
  7. Boosts social connections: Learning new skills can connect you with others who share similar interests and can lead to new social connections and friendships.
  8. Increases adaptability: Learning new skills helps you develop adaptability, which is an important trait for navigating life’s challenges and changes.
  9. Provides a sense of fulfillment: Learning new skills can provide a sense of fulfillment and accomplishment, which can contribute to overall happiness and well-being.
  10. Offers a sense of progression: Learning new skills allows you to progress and grow, which can give you a sense of direction and meaning in life.

Learning and refining a new skill tames the mind and develops focus.

The goal is to work the mind and to truly get lost in LEARNING… not just paying money for classes and courses. Learning is a consequence of caring enough to understand.

Cool things to learn:

  • Get your real estate license
  • Train Brazilian Jiu Jitsu or martial arts
  • Write a blog
  • Learn to speak a different language
  • Watch lectures on YouTube
  • Take a course on Skillshare
  • Learn a new piece of software
  • Learn web design
  • Build a website
  • Create social media content
  • Learn a business or freelance skill