When I study in the middle school, I had a blueprint of my high school life.
When I study in the high school, I felt my future will be even brighter in the university.
When I study in the university, I suddenly realize that you have no idea how much life time you will have, but just live in life, live in today. And keep on lifelong learning.
Lifelong learning is the “ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated” pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. Therefore, it not only enhances social inclusion, active citizenship, and personal development, but also self-sustainability, as well as competitiveness and employability.
This is clear defining by Wikipedia .
As I see it, learning is a kind of habit, when you make it become your daily routine, your life will be positive and better over time.
There are a number of things that we need to learn consistency no matter how old you’re.
Today, we’re going to learn 9 Lifetime Things You Should Learn Consistently Without Age
1.Technology without age
Days ago, I read an article from Forbes: 7 Technology Trends That Will Dominate 2017, technology has huge power to retrieve almost any information and communicate in a thousand of different ways.
From smart home technology, computer, phone to ride APP, Food deliveries. Seems it happen overnight through social media, you name it like Uber.
Two typical devices we can see how quickly the technology change in a period of time are mobile phone and computer.
When you find out your first mobile phone or your first computer from somewhere in your garage, you make the surprising power of technology how it towards today.
Since technology changes so fast, we should keep on learning without ages.
Every time, when you learning new things, how did you feel? At the beginning, it looks hard, you felt no idea how to do it, right? As a human being, our brain atomically refuse some new thing while we’re not familiar with it .
As soon as you realized that learning new skills or new technology is one of the best ways to make yourself marketable and see the benefit out of it, you will start to go out of the comfortable zone and get to know more about it.
An example from my family today, my dad asked me how to use weChat pay by his smartphone, before this, he saw many of people use the weChat pay in the restaurant and in the supermarket. It’s similar like the Apple Pay.
Since weChat wallet gradually changes Chinese life in recent years, you can find almost every business you can pay by weChat wallet in every corner in China. From paying for Starbucks, shopping mall even to the street vendors, it’s easy and convenient to pay as long as your weChat account link to your credit card or bank cards.
I sit down with my dad, and help him to set up his weChat wallet account, he is the fast learner to know how to use it in 10 minutes explanation.
Technologies change our life and keep it to convenience, effective, better and life. Learning new technologies consistency help you knew the what it happens in the nowadays world. You do not need to master it like an expert, but at least should know how to use it basically.
2.Personal development without age
Personal development is lifetime learning thing you and I should do.
It starts from a child’s life such as social and emotional development as a foundation for later development when they manage personal feeling, needs & want and other interact positively with outside world.
Role modeling for your children when they grow up. According to Harvard Business School professor Kathleen L. McGinn: Role modeling is a way of signaling what’s appropriate in terms of how you behave, what you do, the activities you engage in, and what you believe.
With years education from school, we start working on school education, does it means that you do not need to learn anymore?
The answer is definitely no. Everyone should keep on learning out of school.
Lifetime learning is necessary no matter what age you’re, especially for the personal development for yourself. You will gain more lesson from your experience and knowledge you learn in the process.
I listen to what they talked about every morning when I brush my tooth’s. All those self-development lessons just like the soap to wash my brain before I go to work in the office.
3. Book reading without age
There are numbers of benefit that people should keep on reading. To border your knowledge basis, to develop your verbal abilities, it can boost your brainpower and so on.
Base on 8 Science-Backed Reasons to Read a (Real) Book, reading may help your brain relax and get the better sleep.
Reading the engrossing book, you can escape from the worries and stresses of the everyday world and spend a while exploring the domain of the authors’ imagination. Cognitive neuropsychologist David Lewis told The Telergraph.
Keep your observation into your friends around you and success people like Sam Walton, Warren Buffett, Richard Branson you name it . They all have something in common for success. They like reading very much.
A millionaire may not read, but, billionaire he must read a lot.
For me, I like reading the book about business, biography and personal development.
Before I got into the training on smart ways of book reading, to be honest, i only read 2-3 books in English every year while I did not spend too much time on reading.
Now, my book list up to over 50 within in past 1.5 years. Even I keep some book in my car to kill the time when I have to wait for the long queue if I went out.
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From BBC News, the life time of learning may help prevent dementia, A lifetime engaging in intellectually stimulating pursuits may significantly lower your risk for dementia in your golden years, new research suggests.
Even people with relatively low educational and professional achievements can gain protection against late-life dementia if they adopt a mentally stimulating lifestyle — reading and playing music and games, for example — by the time they enter middle-age, the new study contended.
4. Get start new hobby without age
Years ago, I am afraid people ask me one question: what you can do?
I cannot answer these questions because I cannot do anything; I mean I do not have any particular hobby in the spare time I realized.
Since then, I start learning the gardening, baking and Chinese water painting. I start looking into relevant information online, from Youtube, magazine and prepare the tools for gardening, baking the cakes, and painting.
Besides self-study, I join in the local club who have the same interesting and talked to the owner of flower stores and learn from their experience and learn from Chinese water painting teacher every Sunday afternoon.
After practice and consistency action on those, the more I did, the more I gradually realized that I love doing gardening, baking, and painting. I spend time for myself on those things that can make myself happy.
To some point, my hobby improves the quality of my life, it helps me live the life that much fulfillment and enjoy the moment.
The hobby helps myself become more peaceful inside out on some level.
Now, when I see my beautiful small garden I made, chocolate cake I bake, and Chinese Painting piece of artwork, I am happy with things I am doing and it becomes things that I am proud of.
Some of my friends start asking my opinions when they plan to do the same.
Your hobby is your inside beauty for your personal development, when you commit to developing a new hobby, you will start getting to know more about it from different resources, you start to look insight of things your passion for.
When I see other people who can enjoy their hobby, they start shining. It’s attractive no matter how old is he or she.
You value your time, you value about your consistency hobby for a better life. It’s amazing, isn’t it?
Because I do the painting often, my nephews James ( 4.5 years old ) and Jerry ( 3 years old) start to practice drawing together. Every Saturday morning, I took him along to the office. I am working and he does the drawing near by.
Never too old to learn, get start your new hobby without age.
5. Safety without age
Some lesson takes a minute, lasts a lifetime. Safety is one of those precious life time lessons .
Fire safety, Swimming & water safety and so on.
It’s a kind of lifetime skill that can help you out when you in that situation. No matter you stay at home or you have an outdoor adventure.
Always should be safe.
6. First aid without age
Speaking of First Aid, it’s an ability to keep yourself stay safe and able to help other peoples who need the emergency care.
First aid is the assistance given to any person suffering a sudden injury; help to prevent the condition become worse.
It includes initial intervention in a serious condition prior to professional medical help being available.
Although people who get the different education have different safe awareness level, more or less, everyone could know something about the first aid from different growing up environment.
Everyone wants a good life, but not everyone has it. When it comes to the first aid, when it happens, you defiantly want to deal with it, but lacking the first aid resource, it makes the thing become harder, isn’t it?
When you’re at home, you have many recourses can get reach for first aid care. Such as home care first aid kit or any first aid kit that you can think of immediately. Even you do not have first aid kit close at hand, you can grip other things as an alternative. Such as use wet wipes for would clean, use a towel to stop bleeding and so on.
However, how to deal the first aid in the outdoor actives?
Lacking the first aid recourse in the outdoor would be the number 1 obstacle when you want to get yourself out of injury or help others.
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We believe that everyone can get the first aid care as long as you have a bicycle first aid kit along, and save your stress, money and time. We want to spread the happiness in your life and improve your quality life.
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First aid without age, an adult needs to learn the first aid as well as the children.
Children first aid education should start from the school and parents, teach them the skill and ability to handle simple accidents.
For me, children first aid education is things that I am focusing on. I teach my two nephews James and Jerry basic first aid.
7. Innovation without age
Innovation is a state of mind by James O’Loghlin. It’s not about ages, it’s not about where are you from, it’s not about the background you have.
It’s about the state of mind, it’s about the hobby you think of problems toward your daily routine.
From Fastcompany, 8 Habit of people who always have a great idea.
- They look for inspiration in unexpected places
- They make slow decisions
- They find internal motivation
- They start from scratch
- They are willing to take risks
- They’re always trying new things
- They find connections between experiences
- They’re open to magic
My SJ WORKS Bicycle first aid kit was something that I created in early 2016 combine the experience in Copenhagen and my first aid job that I had years experience.
It’s not common to see people who have bicycle first aid kit on their bike, but for me, the standard for good products and normal products, it depends on whether it can improve peoples’ quality life.
Importantly, not only created something but document it as consistency for the market and for all people whom may need the outdoor first aid care. We keep on document every day to make your life better and make ourselves better inside out.
8. Sport without age
Everything relates to the weather, health, love, and happiness would be the consistency thing we need to develop without ages.
Doing sport regular keep you stay healthy, keep moving forward, if you do nothing to maintenance things already good, it means start back forward. Just a matter of time.
My aim does not become the body builder, but at leave have regular running 2-3 times per week, 3KM- 5 KM as averages each time.
Ole Kassow, Author at Cycling without age, Ole wanted to help the elderly get back on their bicycles, but he had to find a solution to their limited mobility. The answer was a trishaw and he started offering free bike rides to the local nursing home residents.
Cycling Without Age is based on generosity and kindness. It starts with the obvious generous act of taking one or two elderly or less-abled people out on a bike ride. It’s a simple act that everyone can do.
9.Be happy without age
Last, but not least, be happy without ages.
When we look at children, they’re so happy out of nature. When we grow up as an adult, sometimes forgot to keep ourselves happy.
Learning from your life lesson, you must realize that have fewer expectations toward other people in your life while happiness is an inside job, you’re the only person decided that stay happy or not.
When you have fewer expectations from others, hold on to your own values and have self-fulfillment toward everything you’re doing, life would move to the direction you’re working for.
I want you to be happy at any age, it’s the ability to be gladly and love full around.
9 Lifetime Things You Should Learn Consistently Without Age
- Technology without age
- Personal development without age
- Book reading without age
- Get start new hobby without age
- Safety without age
- First aid without age
- Innovation without age
- Sport without age
- Be happy without age
Question: Anything other lifetime things you should learn consistency without age?