NLP termed as neuro-linguistic programming refers to how the neural language that is the language of the brain functions. To put it simply it just means learning to understand the language of the mind. It is the practice of understanding how people organize thinking feelings and behavior to produce the results they do. It is very essential to effectively communicate to the mind what it wants. It is used for personal development and success.
NLP creators claim that there is a connection between neurological processes, language and behavioral patterns through experiences (programming) and these can be changed. It aims at making unconscious changes in our brains and helps us think differently. It consists of a variety of tools and techniques which help in changing the way we think about life, believe in ourselves and create a better future. Effective communication to the brain through language helps change habits, memories, behaviors and perceptions. It consists of applying a psychological approach to change behaviors, habits etc. To attain certain specific outcomes, neuro linguistic programming provides practical ways in which one can change the way he or she thinks, views past events and approach life.
This science shows us how to control our minds and therefore our lives. Instead of focusing on the why, it is very practical and focuses more on the how. NLP is being widely used in various fields such as arts, medicine, military etc. Effective skills can be developed with this science and help individuals develop new strategies and replace the old ones. The approach produces fast and lasting results and improves the thinking patterns in an individual making them decide actions that are suitable to achieve their goals.