Human Resources Training

Learn to sharpen your memory and be a better presenter


Failing memory is one of the facts of the human body. It is well known that no matter how sharp we are in our prime years, our memory starts fading as we age. This is to such an extent that by the time we are 80, a fifth of all our neurons would have died, never to get regenerated. This is something that happens to everyone, no matter whether they were born in the generation of the Baby Boomers or are part of the Millennials.

Yet, there is no need to lose hope. The techniques that we used to adapt to polish our memories in our earlier years can be reused in our later years. One doesn’t have to wait till her neurons go awry to use these techniques. This skill is very important for boosting productivity, because the most common areas at which memory loss occurs are things like names, objects, lists and numbers.

A learning session on how to keep one’s memory intact

The ways by which one can do this and keep the neurons ignited for further use are going to be the topic of a highly interesting and useful webinar from TrainHR, a very popular provider of professional trainings for the human resources industry. Jim Zalud, a language expert who has conducted seminars for business and law enforcement personnel for the past three decades, will be the speaker at this highly interactive webinar.

To enroll for this webinar, which has been approved for 1.5 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR, PHR, PHRca, SPHR, GPHR, PHRi and SPHRi recertification through HR Certification Institute (HRCI); all that one needs to do is visit


A whole lot of areas to talk about

At this comprehensive session, Jim will discuss the history of memory skills, or what is called Mnemonics. He will sprinkle the discussion with a few fun filled and interesting facts about the brain and memory. He will move on to demonstrate the ways by which to remember names through techniques such as active listening, name manipulation, face distortion, and association.

Another of the lessons of this webinar is the way by which to use acronyms and acrostics to remember a few facts. Jim will demonstrate how to link and remember 10 objects through the world’s most popular teaching method –storytelling. Another of the fun techniques he will use to help participants remember multiple things is by taking a journey through places they already know.

Jim will then introduce a method for remembering a string of numbers up to 20 and conclude with how to remember a list from-start-to-finish, and back again-as well as remembering any item in between.

Jim will cover the following areas during this webinar:

  • How to remember names through Active Listening & Association
  • Does a Left-Handed or Right-Handed person have a better memory?
  • How to link objects for quick and easy recall
  • What is a Reminiscence Bump?
  • What does the acronym HOMES stand for?
  • How to remember 20 numbers in 5 minutes
  • What causes memory loss of the previous evening’s events?
  • How to remember a list from-front-to-back, and in between, too
  • If your brain was Hard Drive Storage, how many GBs would it have?

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