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Neuroscience: Idle minds

Neuroscience: Idle minds | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Neuroscientists are trying to work out why the brain does so much when it seems to be doing nothing at all.

 

For volunteers, a brain-scanning experiment can be pretty demanding. Researchers generally ask participants to do something — solve mathematics problems, search a scene for faces or think about their favoured political leaders — while their brains are being imaged. (...) - by Kerri Smith, Nature 489, 356–358 (20 September 2012)


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Part 2 – Why Neuroscience SHOULD Change the Way We Manage People

Part 2 – Why Neuroscience SHOULD Change the Way We Manage People | Cuppa | Scoop.it

What we now know about human development and optimal whole body-brain functioning should not only change the way we manage people at work – but how we raise and teach our children, provide health care, conduct our legal system and structure government policies and institutions.

 

In Part 1, I focused on the concepts governing management practices that can benefit from developing an understanding of neuroscience. In Part 2, I want to broaden the applicability of neuroscience to more of organizational life. – specifically, culture.


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