Exercise Your Brain

Many make time to exercise their body, but a lot of us don’t make time to exercise our brains. No matter one’s age, learning is something that everyone can find joy in doing. With these apps, you can gather tidbits of interesting information, gain useful skills and practice personal development. So take a quick break from your day or use your spare time to flex those brain muscles!

Curiosity (Android, iOS)

Whoever said, “curiosity killed the cat,” obviously never had the Curiosity app. Curiosity inspires you to discover and learn something new every day. From science to dating, art history, extraterrestrials, hot dogs and more, you can explore more than 4,000 articles and 800,000 videos on virtually any topic that piques your interest. Spend hours or just a few minutes reading, watching and sharing fascinating facts with family and friends.

Blinkist (Android, iOS)

With all that comes with life’s busy schedule, it can be hard to find the time to do things you love, like reading a great book. With Blinkist, you can get full conceptual summaries of the latest bestselling nonfiction books in just 15 minutes. Whether you prefer to read or listen, you can delve into a variety of topics that are specific to your profession or otherworldly subjects.

Elevate (Android, iOS)

Train your brain with Elevate, a cognitive training tool on your smart phone and other devices. Utilize more than 40 brain games that will help you improve your productivity and self-confidence. The more you play, the more you improve. Each performance is tracked and the app adjusts the difficulty level to ensure you are continually improving in the areas where you need it most.