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Notable & Quotable: Journalists’ Brains

Results showed that journalists’ brains were operating at a lower level than the average population

Journalists operate at a lower level than average

Journalists drink too much and operate at a lower level than average, according to new study

Power up your health by powering down your phone

In today's frenetic work environment, some reports say that we check our phones up to 85 times a day...

These hotels want to boost your IQ

The Corinthia Hotel London has introduced a unique amenity: an in-house neuroscientist.

Must do better

Whether it’s a momentary mishap or an ongoing issue, why do some staff fail to perform?

An expert's guide on how to avoid the dreaded jet lag

Neuroscientist says the trick is to start preparing before you even hit the airport

Neuroscience firms up companies’ efficiency

Dr Tara Swart is helping South African companies improve leadership skills by applying neuroscience

How to be more resilient

Resilience is the ability to bounce back from adversity and the strength to thrive in times of change...

A neuroscientist explains 'imposter syndrome'

'Impostor syndrome' is a feeling of not being adequate at work...

How to stop work from killing you – Billions-style

Spear’s Sophie McIntyre speaks to psychiatrist and neuroscientist Dr Tara Swart

Should social media be allowed at work?

"Managers first need to accept there’s nothing wrong with breaks per se" says Tara Swart

A successful brain requires sleep and food

Brazil's biggest paper Folha de S.Paulo interviews Tara Swart neuroscience and how it can help you learn.

Moody? Neurotic? It could be down to your brain shape

Scientists link the shape of our brains with five key personality traits....

Personality, Mood Determined By Brain Shape

A research team from Cambridge University has linked the shape of our brains to shaping our personalities

A hotel retreat aims to nurture your brain. Here’s wh

Dr Tara Swart has ‘teamed up’ (as they call it in the corporate world) with the Corinthia Hotel.

What are your New Year’s business resolutions?

For 2017, I will continue to focus on boosting my brainpower with good-quality sleep,

HEALTH: Here's to a happy new year

Neuroscientist and leadership coach Dr Tara Swart, who is conducting a yr-long study on mental resilience

Stop Meditating Alone

Meditation is about compassion and collective consciousness, rather than just reducing one’s own stress.

Could a five-star hotel really save my sanity?

Mini-bar? Check. Spa? Of course. Resident neuroscientist? Well . . . inside the luxury hotel...

The world's first 'neuroscientist in residence' helps

The new offerings come courtesy of Dr Tara Swart, a trained doctor...

Instagram Could Be Making You Poor

"Your brain is looking for a threat," Tara says. "So it will look at the image and think...

The secrets of successful morning people

Dr Tara Swart is a medical doctor, neuroscientist, award-winning author and leadership coach...

Mental illness flourishes in high-pressure workplace

Tara Swart, a neuroscientist and leadership coach, says: “Banks are still way behind Google, Netflix...

Brain gain: 5 things bosses can learn from neurosc...

Neuroscientist Dr Tara Swart offers five ways to train your brain and get a competitive edge.

How Your Tech is Slowly

With so much time spent staring at screens, surely there are bound to be health implications?

How do journalists cope so well (if they do) with...

Neuroscientist’s study aims to discover the mental resilience of journalists.

The mystery of how journalist cope with stress

Medical study launched into how journalists chasing deadlines cope so well with stress...

How tech can hinder – and help – your sleep

Our addiction to phones and other devices is seriously impacting on the quality of our sleep..

Scientific study sheds light on mental resilience

A neuroscientist is looking for volunteers to help understand how journalists cope with stressful jobs...

Brexit fallout: How to survive 'survival mode'

For a nation that prides itself on remaining calm, the past few months have brought a rollercoaster...

How to stop stress from ruining your career

From panic attacks and anxiety to poor sleep, acid reflux, high blood pressure and strokes...

Heads of business need neuroscience

The prefrontal cortex of coaches, marketers, executives and a few charlatans is lighting up.

Why modern managers need these five vital old...

Similarly, Neuroscience for Leadership by Tara Swart, Kitty Chisholm and Paul Brown shows how new...

The secret to workplace success? Sit less - it...

“Totally,” agrees Dr Tara Swart, one of those leading the charge in a new era of performance optimisation

I’ll tell you something: Tara Swart

Tackling stress means listening to our bodies, says a leading neuroscientist. This is an exciting time...

Women in Business — Tara Swart

Tara Swart is a doctor and neuroscientist, designing and running the leadership...

Inspirational Woman: Tara Swart

Tara Swart is a medical doctor, neuroscientist, award winning author and the CEO of The Unlimited Mind...

Do it like a software developer

Dr Swart says identifying an emp­loyee’s enthusiasm is a particularly efficient approach.

Your brain is particularly vulnerable to trauma at...

According to Tara Swart, a neuroscientist and senior lecturer at MIT, your “terrible twos”...

Rise of neuroscience in executive education

Ms Swart says the subject has an appeal because brain-scanning techniques give tangible data...

‘Mindfulness’ gives stressed-out bankers something...

Science has legitimised meditation. Dr Tara Swart, a neuroscientist...