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Multi tasking is a myth

Dr. John Medina, a developmental molecular biologist, has a lifelong fascination with how the mind reacts to and organizes information. His fascinating book Brain Rules, defines 12 important rules to help us use our mind better. Brain Rule #4: Attention – states ‘that multi tasking is a myth’. We are biologically incapable of processing attention-rich

The art of performance feedback motivators


We are often frustrated when staff don’t take the right action, for example, when people consistently miss important deadlines. The approach often taught is to give “remedial or constructive criticism” (negative feedback)” and mix it with some positive feedback to soften it.  If you mix the two, in what is called the ‘CRC method’ (commend