Think Like a Master

Think Like a Master

Learn to think about chess like a master!

Have you ever wondered what masters think about during a chess game? Then this is the course for you! Join IM Keaton Kiewra as he discusses his thought process in games against top players. Start thinking like a master today!

Here is what you will learn:

  • Learn how top players study their games and improve.
  • Learn how to build up your positional advantages!
  • Learn the benefits of patience in chess!


"The best instructive video I had found so far in terms of my level of competition. You bring up good stuff didn't know in my career as a chess player. Thanks!" - Chess.com member goritmo

Be Patient

Be Patient

IM Keaton Kiewra returns with a very important lesson topic: patience. Many chess players want to launch a quick attack, but true strength relies on timing and patience. Learn how to slowly improve your position with two of IM Kiewra’s own instructive games.
21 min
5 Challenges
Improve Your Position

Improve Your Position

We've all been there before. You think your position is slightly better, but how do you improve it enough to win? Continuing his series on how to think like a master, IM Keaton Kiewra shows you exactly how to make a plan that increases your advantage. Learn how to form a strategic idea and then execute it in this important lesson.
18 min
5 Challenges
How To Trust Yourself In Chess

How To Trust Yourself In Chess

If you’re going to succeed in chess, you’ve got to trust yourself. While you can study and learn from the best, all you have at the board is your own mind. IM Keaton Kiewra draws upon his own game to demonstrate that you should trust yourself, not your opponent, and how this trust can lead the way to victory.
18 min
5 Challenges
Learn From Your Failures

Learn From Your Failures

Failure in chess has a silver lining, says IM Keaton Kiewra. Missing an opportunity in chess may be distressing at the time, but it’s the best possible motivator for future improvement in your game. Join IM Kiewra as he draws upon his own missed chances to learn from them.
17 min
5 Challenges

Lessons

Think Like a Master

Master Games
4 Lessons
74 Minutes
20 Challenges
Released June 20, 2019
1069 Students