Tips to enhance brain plasticity.
- . When exposed to the opinions of others, notice ways in which their opinions have impacted their lives, rather than focusing exclusively on how their opinions differ from yours. If their lives have been impacted for the better, avoid dismissing their opinions just because they are new to you or you disagree. You may be able to use part of what you hear or apply it in a new way.
- . Slow down and avoid rushing to disagree (or agree) with another’s viewpoint. It’s only their brain’s opinion and may have nothing to do with yours. However, the more ideas and ways of looking at the same thing to which your brain is exposed the more.