Coaching & Neuroscience
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Coaching & Neuroscience
Coaching is a very powerful way of gaining insights and changing behaviors, increasingly based on psychology and neuroscience. Articles in this section will help you to understand and change (if necessary) your behaviors.
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8 Fascinating Things We Learned About The Mind In 2015

8 Fascinating Things We Learned About The Mind In 2015 | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Memory erasing is just the beginning.
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Stories Synchronize Brains

Stories Synchronize Brains | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
An ongoing story (so to speak) here at Neuromarketing is the power of stories to engage readers and listeners. Now, there’s new brain scan evidence that shows a startling phenomenon: when one person tells a story and the other actively [...]
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If you want to influence people with your story, make sure that they understand it and are engaged in it

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Physical Activity Leaves Brain More Open to Change

Physical Activity Leaves Brain More Open to Change | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Exercise may enhance brain plasticity, a new study reports.
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Your Brain Is Primed To Reach False Conclusions

Your Brain Is Primed To Reach False Conclusions | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Paul Offit likes to tell a story about how his wife, pediatrician Bonnie Offit, was about to give a child a vaccination when the kid was struck by a seizure. Had she given the injection a minute so…
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How our brain misleads us...

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Becoming a Leader: What science has to do with it? #2015nls

Becoming a Leader: What science has to do with it? #2015nls | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
“We have minds that are equipped for certainty, linearity and short-term decisions that must instead make long-term decisions in a non-linear, probab
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What happens in your brain when you make a memory?

What happens in your brain when you make a memory? | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
You might imagine memory is a Santa’s sack of life events and the first half of jokes. You would be wrong. Neuroscientist Dean Burnett explains all in our new series, Use your head
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How Does Poverty Affect the Brain?

How Does Poverty Affect the Brain? | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Can neuroscience provide unique insights to help struggling children growing up in lower income families?
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Your Brain is Basically a Three-Year-Old (and what to do about it)

Your Brain is Basically a Three-Year-Old (and what to do about it) | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
During a recent workshop in Atlanta, one of the participants came from out of town with her mom and young son. Grandma and grandson hung out in the hotel during the day, and the little boy delighte...
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Watch This Beautiful 10-Minute Film on the Current State of Neuroscience

Watch This Beautiful 10-Minute Film on the Current State of Neuroscience | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
The brain is one of the most-studied - and most complex - things on the planet, so it can be hard to keep up with what the current state of neuroscience
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Mental Model: Bias from Self-Interest

Mental Model: Bias from Self-Interest | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
An introduction to bias from self-interest, which affects everything from how we see and filter information to how we avoid pain and distort reality.
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The Male and Female Brain Are More Similar Than Once Assumed

The Male and Female Brain Are More Similar Than Once Assumed | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
New study debunks widely-held belief that hippocampus size varies by gender.
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How to stay calm when you know you'll be stressed

How to stay calm when you know you'll be stressed | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
You're not at your best when you're stressed. In fact, your brain has evolved over millennia to release cortisol in stressful situations, inhibiting rational, logical thinking but potentially helping you survive, say, being attacked by a lion. Neuroscientist Daniel Levitin thinks there's a way to avoid making critical mistakes in stressful situations, when your thinking becomes clouded -- the pre-mortem. "We all are going to fail now and then," he says. "The idea is to think ahead to what those
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Why fasting bolsters brain power: Mark Mattson at TEDxJohnsHopkinsUniversity

Mark Mattson is the current Chief of the Laboratory of Neurosciences at the National Institute on Aging. He is also a professor of Neuroscience at The Johns ...
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12 Inconvenient Truths That Smart People Easily Forget

12 Inconvenient Truths That Smart People Easily Forget | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Sometimes even the smartest people forget some very simple truths. Consider this your reminder.
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Brains work via their genes just as much as their neurons

Brains work via their genes just as much as their neurons | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
It's time for neurons to share the glory. Gene activity isn't just a background utility of the brain, but an integral part of its operation.
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What Is The Biggest Illusion We All Believe? "I Am In Charge."

What Is The Biggest Illusion We All Believe? "I Am In Charge." | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
The reality is that your mind is the product of very many independent brain processes which compete for control of your behavior, and the vast majority of these processes are inaccessible to the co...
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We Aren't Busier. So Why Do We Think We Are?

We Aren't Busier. So Why Do We Think We Are? | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Time diaries reveal that people aren't working more than in the past. But our experience of time has changed.
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We are not very busy. We just think we are.

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Bringing neuroscience to employee engagement | simply communicate

Bringing neuroscience to employee engagement | simply communicate | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
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What neuroscience teaches us about creativity

What neuroscience teaches us about creativity | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
What is creativity?
How would you define it if someone asked you to?
Steve Jobs once said: “Creativity is just connecting things.” The great French chef Jacques Maximin is quoted as having proclaimed:...
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Can we use these insights from neuroscience to become more creative as marketers?

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Can you grow your hippocampus? Yes. Here’s how, and why it matters

Can you grow your hippocampus? Yes. Here’s how, and why it matters | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
. A pair of thumb-sized struc­tures deep in the cen­ter of the human brain are crit­i­cal for our abil­ity to learn and remem­ber. Thanks to their shape, each of them is called hip­pocam­pus — whic…
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7 Reasons To Never Hold Back Your Opinion

7 Reasons To Never Hold Back Your Opinion | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Giving your opinion can be a frightening thing. This is especially true when your opinion is likely to be in contrast with the majority. If you are expressing disagreement with a superior, things can be downright terrifying. In spite of all of this, there are many benefits to voicing your opinion. So much so, that […]
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You Don’t Need Charisma to Be an Inspiring Leader

You Don’t Need Charisma to Be an Inspiring Leader | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
And neuroscience proves it.
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Mindfulness in the Age of Complexity

Mindfulness in the Age of Complexity | Coaching & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Photography: Webb Chappell Over nearly four decades, Ellen Langer’s research on mindfulness has greatly influenced thinking across a range of fields, from behavioral economics to positive psychology.
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Mindful leaders are better leaders

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