by Lidija Drakulic

Mastering a new skill is very important if you want to improve your brain function. It takes purpose and seriousness to engage in such tasks, which makes your brain work harder. The tasks you decide to focus on should be important to you. They also must be something that can hold your attention. Some say it takes about ten thousand hours to master a new skill. It sounds like a very long time, but it actually isn't that long once begin and really focus.