Norman Doidge: the man teaching us to change our minds | Science | The Guardian

Do you believe you can think yourself well, changing the very structure of your brain over time through rigorous training? Norman Doidge does… Extract: A man walks off his Parkinson’s symptoms Norman Doidge on neuroplasticity: 'How can so-called ethereal thought change so-called material strtucture? The subject is filled with wonder.' Photograph: Jaime Hodge When you

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What Maslow’s Hierarchy Won’t Tell You About Motivation – HBR

At some point in their careers, most leaders have either consciously — or, more likely, unwittingly — based (or justified) their approach to motivation on Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. Maslow’s idea that people are motivated by satisfying lower-level needs such as food, water, shelter, and security, before they can move on to being motivated by higher-level

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Last-minute review offers hope for seniors on Federal Government in-home care packages – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Posted May 22, 2015 18:31:18 Photo: Stroke victim Margot Harker is relieved her case will be reviewed. (ABC) Related Story: Changes to seniors' at-home care packages to see thousands worse offRelated Story: Concerns growing over dramatic changes in home care for seniors Map: Australia Seniors set to lose out when their federally funded in-home care

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