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The ultimate guide to understanding your cognition – and how to enhance your business performance.

The book draws upon the most recent findings and thinking in the area of cognitive health.

Drawing on 200 years of physicological research to understand key domains of cognitive health – especially “executive function”, the key to business success.

Contains 50 practical tips and exercises to help improve your cognition and executive function.

A breakthrough book for managers and business people of all levels who are seeking greater performance.

BOOK DETAILS

Publisher: LID Publishing

ISBN: 9781910649756

FORMAT: 216 x 138mm

Bookbinding: paperback w/ flaps

Number of pages: 256


AUTHOR

Keiron Sparrowhawk is a former neuroscientist and founder and CEO of MyCognition, a consultancy that specializes in improving the cognitive health of managers and executives.


REVIEWS

In their 2016 report The Future of Jobs, the World Economic Forum highlighted that cognitive skills are becoming the skill most required by employers by 2020. A book which highlights how you can develop these vital skills in a clear and informative way is well-timed. Within MBA programmes personality and aptitude have been de rigour for many years and it is well known why this is critical in order to help develop personal and professional performance. Keiron Sparrowhawk’s contribution to an extension of this to the understanding of Executive Functioning is warmly welcomed as a means to simply and clearly build this complex and important area into MBA programmes of the future.

Dr Kellie Vincent, Principal Lecturer – MBA Director, Westminster Business School

This thoughtful integration of cognitive expertise with illustrative managerial case studies provides a unique opportunity to deepen one’s self-awareness as well as to assimilate practical and effective strategies to improve executive performance and strengthen leadership abilities. A must read for those facing the personal challenge of growing their business.

Dr Linda Allan, Academic Director, Bioscience Enterprise programme, University of Cambridge

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