The Benefits of Lifelong Learning

Be a lifelong learner and live a happier, healthier and more fulfilling life

Photo by on Unsplash

Improve your job prospects

Statistically, only 15 percent of job candidates have the skills that the company is looking for. Therefore, if you want to improve your job prospects, learn more.

“There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning.”

– Jiddu Krishnamurti

You might have acquired your degree four or five years ago, if you want to increase your chances of getting a job, enrol in a short course to provide you with relevant and up to date skills.

Enhance Brain Health

Keeping the brain active will enhance brain health. According to Havard University research, learning stimulates new connections between nerve cells, this promotes new brain cell production which develops neurological flexibility. Learning and stimulating the brain often reduces the risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.

Fuels Creativity and Innovation

Learning more fuels creativity and innovation, as stated above, learning can build new, productive and healthy brain cells which can encourage creativity and new ideas.

Start a course

An effective way of incorporating learning into your life is to start a course. Either offline or online, starting a course is a good way to learn more because they provide you with a structured outline and curriculum to facilitate the process of learning.

I write about Health, Wealth, Race and other things. Founder Pink Intrigue + Freshlight Media. I give away my earnings to change lives in Ghana

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store