It is always a good idea to have enough tools in your toolbox; this is also true of methods and techniques for remembering things. Many times we can acquire creative memory techniques by listening to others' experiences. Expand on the following thoughts: Describe a time when you forgot something important. Explain the outcome of the situation. How has this experience changed how you approach remembering things today? What tips, techniques, or methodologies do you use to remember things (i.e., what tools are in your toolbox for remembering things)?