Shocking insight on ill effects due to CONSTANT EMAILING and TEXT MESSAGING

Adopted from the following insight shared by David Rock from his book Your Brain at Work “A study done at the University of London found that constant emailing and text-messaging reduces mental capability by an average of ten points on an IQ test. It was five points for women, and fifteen points for men. ThisContinue reading “Shocking insight on ill effects due to CONSTANT EMAILING and TEXT MESSAGING”

This is how autonomy is given to employees at work

Adopted from the following insight shared by David Rock from his book Your Brain at Work “In the workplace, you could increase autonomy by letting people work more flexibly, or work from home, or reducing the amount of reporting required.”

Whole idea behind FedEx Day at Atlassian is this

Atlassian has a concept of FedEx day wherein employees are free to do a project of their choice with people of their choice and have to show a tangible outcome.The whole idea behind doing the same is as mentioned by David Rock in the following extract from Your Brain at Work.. “In the workplace, inContinue reading “Whole idea behind FedEx Day at Atlassian is this”

This is why even Microsoft studies working of human brain

Adopted from the following insight shared by David Rock from his book Your Brain at Work “Microsoft has a division that studies the way people work, to develop efficiency-improving software. (According to Microsoft’s research up to 2007, if you’re looking for a technological solution to being more efficient, getting a bigger computer screen is oneContinue reading “This is why even Microsoft studies working of human brain”

This is one of the many quirks of the human brain

Adopted from the following saying of David Rock from his book Your Brain at Work.. “We all often think about what’s easy to think about, rather than what’s right to think about.”

Negative effects of constant emailing and text messaging

Adopted from the following great insight shared by David Rock in his book Your Brain at Work.. “Study done at the University of London found that constant emailing and text-messaging reduces mental capability by an average of ten points on an IQ test.”

Email writing tips with respect to understanding of human brain

Adopted from David Rock’s quote from Your Brain at Work “1. Emails should contain as few words as possible. 2. Make it easy to see your central point at a glance, in one screen. 3. Never send an email that could emotionally affect another person unless it’s pure positive feedback. 4. Emotional issues must beContinue reading “Email writing tips with respect to understanding of human brain”