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Mistakes Are Not Failures

Mistakes Are Not Failures

GM Avetik_ChessMood
| 5 days ago

The famous scientist, Albert Einstein, is associated with smartness and unique intellectual abilities which the majority of us consider nearly impossible to achieve. Einstein’s role in developing the field of physics is much bigger than th...

How I Achieved 2900 on Chess.com!

How I Achieved 2900 on Chess.com!

GM Avetik_ChessMood
| 7 days ago

In 2020, GM Avetik set a rating goal of achieving 2900 on chess.com before 2021. But he faced many hurdles. Learn from the strategies he used to overcome hurdles and hit his goal! At the beginning of 2020, we created a thread in the ChessMood...

Be Awesome!

Be Awesome!

GM Avetik_ChessMood
| 12 days ago

There are plenty of ways you could speed up your chess growth. You could invest in a high-quality course, find a sparring partner, or build a strong “why”. But I’ve noticed there’s something simple that people often overl...

Chess isn’t for the Weak

Chess isn’t for the Weak

GM Avetik_ChessMood
| 14 days ago

  "Winners never quit, and quitters never win."Vince Lombardi During my life, I’ve seen so many people who stopped playing chess after their first painful defeat, and till now, over and over again, I hear stories like: “In ...

The secret to lasting love for chess

The secret to lasting love for chess

GM Avetik_ChessMood
| 18 days ago

“If you’ve never fallen in love and don’t know what it feels like, learn to play chess.” – Avetik Grigoryan  “Being someone’s first love may be great, but to be their last is beyond perfect.” ...

It’s Never Too Late to Resign

It’s Never Too Late to Resign

GM Avetik_ChessMood
| 20 days ago

Discover this simple tip that'll help you save many points. Dear chess lovers, in this article I want to share one super-practical tip with you. It’s quite simple but it’ll save you many-many points.  Here it is:Don’t...

What are the Best Chess Openings?

What are the Best Chess Openings?

GM Avetik_ChessMood
| 27 days ago

Which openings should I play? “What are the best chess openings?” is one of the most common questions I get asked as a Grandmaster.Every one of us whether asked this question or got from someone. This article will end your confusion ...

Does bullet chess make you better or worse?

Does bullet chess make you better or worse?

GM Avetik_ChessMood
| Oct 29, 2022

Does playing bullet games improve your chess? GM Avetik Grigoryan reveals the answer to this question, backing it up with science. Many chess improvers get inspired when they see strong players quickly make good decisions in bullet games. So t...

The GM who sold his Mercedes!

The GM who sold his Mercedes!

GM Avetik_ChessMood
| Oct 25, 2022

GM Avetik sold his Mercedes as soon as he learned about this skill. After reading the headline, you may think that the skill should be something like fast calculation, evaluation of the position, knowing good openings or, maybe, endgame? Ok...

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