This article from the University of Cincinnati reminds us of the critical importance of being a life long learner. The 4 reasons contribute to having a multidimensional well-being mindset. Life long learning also starts with building your own self-awareness, so you can find that passion for what you are learning. THE ARTICLE:
Learning a new skill benefits your mind, career, mental health and social life
So, what motivates lifelong learners and why should you get on board? From improving your well-being and mental health to helping you create new relationships, lifelong learning offers a wide array of benefits no matter your age. Here are four reasons to build the foundation of becoming a lifelong learner in the New Year:
- Lifelong learning is good for your brain, mental well-being and self-esteem.
- Continued education can lead to beneficial career advancements.
- Taking new classes will help you gain practical skills.
- Exploring new passions help you connect with like-minded individuals.