COGNITION

COGNITION

 
Executive Function Sparrowhawk, Keiron LID Publishing Ltd , 2016 Personal Growth

It’s common knowledge that keeping your body fit can result in improved health and a better quality of life. But did you know the same principle applies to your mind? According to neuroscientist Keiron Sparrowhawk,...

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Top Brain, Bottom Brain Kosslyn, PhD, Stephen M. | Miller, G. Wayne Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 2015 Productivity

In Top Brain, Bottom Brain, Dr. Stephen M. Kosslyn and G. Wayne Miller offer a new, research-driven alternative to the outdated left-brain/right-brain theory of cognitive processing. The authors...

 
 
The Organized Mind Levitin, Daniel J. The Penguin Group , 2014 Personal Growth, Productivity

In The Organized Mind, Daniel J. Levitin discusses the latest findings in brain and memory research and applies the concepts to everyday situations in both the home and...

 
 
Everyday Bias Ross, Howard J. The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc. , 2014 Personal Growth

Everyday Bias by Howard J. Ross explores the idea that every human being is biased. Biases are not always malicious, but they do invade every aspect of life. Ross helps...

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The Power of Noticing Bazerman, Max H. Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 2014 Communication, Relationships

Major national calamities, economic crises, loss of lives, and bad business decisions often have one thing in common: the inability or predisposed disinclination to notice important key factors that put lives,...

 
 
The Wisdom of Crowds Surowiecki, James Doubleday , 2004 Innovation, Major Works

The idea that large groups of people are smarter than an elite few may be a surprise to many involved in decision making and problem solving, and can be a concept that is difficult to accept. The theory that groups are...

 
 
Blink Gladwell, Malcolm Little, Brown and Company , 2005 Management, Personal Growth

Blink is a book about split-second decisions and first impressions. The book is filled with intriguing examples of the "Blink" process, or rapid cognition, at its most impressive - a psychologist who has developed a...