Dave Farrow is a two-time Guinness Record holder for Greatest Memory. In 1996 he memorized the order of 52 decks of, randomly shuffled together, and recalled them correctly under Guinness Record (a total of 2704 cards).
In 2007, Farrow reclaimed this record by memorizing 59 decks of playing cards making him the current record holder for Greatest Memory (a total of 3068 cards).
Farrow is featured in the 1997 and 2009 editions of the Guinness Book of World Records.
As a teenager, Canadian Dave Farrow was diagnosed with ADHD and Dyslexia and faced great personal learning challenges. Dave nearly dropped out of high school before discovering and using standard memory improvement techniques and inventing new techniques for memory and focus. His grades improved so quickly that teachers thought he was cheating! Dave developed and used the Farrow Method to improve his marks and graduate and is the only expert in the last 200 years to invent new memory techniques. In addition to the Farrow Method he also created the Farrow Focus Burst method to overcome his own ADHD and focus challenges.
The Farrow Method combines Classical Memory Techniques & Oral Tradition, with the Farrow Focus Burst Method, and Brain-Plasticity and Cognitive Neuro-Science Research — it is the top selling speed learning and memory improvement program in the world.
Today Dave is a two-time Guinness World Record Holder for Greatest Memory and a leading expert in Memory Improvement, Speed Learning, and Self-Directed Learning.
NEW — Fall 2012 — Completion of a Double-Blind Neuroscience Study of the Farrow Memory Method with McGill University in Montreal, Canada: After just 20 minutes of instruction in the system, and tested a week later, people who use Farrow’s system scored 3 Times higher than the control group on clinical memory tests.
In today’s competitive job market the most sought after job skill that companies look for is the ability to learn and Dave teaches the Farrow Method for Memory and Speed Learning to companies and corporations. Human Resources departments with goals of employee health and wellness hire Dave to deliver the Farrow Method to their staff. The Farrow Method has been taught to companies such as: Sony Corporation, E-Bay, Coldwell Banker, ReMax, Royal LePage, Century 21, Realty USA, Prudential, Bank of America, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Toyota, Bank of Montreal, Bombardier, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co, Johnson & Johnson, City of Whitby (Toronto, Canada), York Region (Toronto, Canada), Citi-Group and many more.
Dave and the Farrow Method have been featured on 1000’s of TV, radio, and print interviews such as:
Daily Planet, Live! With Regis and Kelly, Today Show, The Dr. Oz Show, Winging It Buffalo, Breakfast Television (City TV, Canada),Province Wide (CTV/CKCO, Canada) CBS Early Show, The 700 Club, CBC Doc Zone “Where Did I Put My Memory?”, WGN, CW, NBC, ABC, Reader’s Digest, Esquire Magazine, Canadian Health And Lifestyle Magazine, The Globe And Mail, and much more.
As a speaker, trainer and media expert, Dave Farrow has worked with or been compared to celebrities and speakers, doctors and scientists and fellow memory experts and enthusiasts such as: Brian Tracy, Forest Whitaker, Regis Philbin, Kelly Ripa, Michael DeLuise, Kathy Lee and Hoda, Jay Ingram, Rick Green, Daiene Vernille, Ann Rohmer, James Malinchak, Alicia Stanton, Zig Ziglar, Napoleon Hill, Fran Capo, Tom Antion, Les Brown, Charles Adler, B.O.B, James Brown (sportscaster),Dr.Oz, Dr. Perlmutter, Dr. Dainel Amen, Dr. Majid Fotuhi, Deepak Chopra, Tony Robbins, Chester Santos, Ron White, Dominic O’Brien, Nelson Dellis, Bob Gray, Tony Buzan, Dave Thomas, Harry Lorayne, Matthew Gerk, and Jim Kwik.
A self-directed lifelong learner, Dave Farrow is known by his friends as a walking encyclopedia for his ability to remember large amounts of information, speed read with full comprehension and focus at will. The Farrow Method is based on brain plasticity, speed learning, self-directed learning, memory improvement, speed reading, the Farrow Focus Burst Method — all in one cumulative system. After using Dave’s brain-training program, everyone will triple their memory and be an auto-didactic (self-directed) learner.
Dave has also incorporated Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP) into much of his work.
“…and you know you’ve made it when you are tweeted by Snoop Dogg!” – Dave Farrow
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