cognitive science

“Bring Your Brain to Work – Using Cognitive Science to Get a Job, Do it Well and Advance Your Career” by Art Markman – a HBR Press Book Review

a HBR press book review by doitinvest.comArt Markman brings a new twist to a very hot topic – how to succeed in today’s fiercely competitive environment. As professionals, we are facing more and more often various questions: how do you cope with the unknown variables when interviewing for a job? How do you find the signs signalling it is time to move on your career? How does your boss think about your salary raise request?

There are many books on the market dealing generally with these topics. “Bring Your Brain to Work” tries to approach them from a different perspective.

The book draws on the modern cognitive science principles to support 3 major areas of our personal development: how to get a job, how to be promoted and how to advance your career. Whilst “Bring Your Brain to Work” has some good theory within, its goal is mostly practical. Art Markman takes a study case, logical approach to each of the above mentioned topics and dissects them one by one.Read More »“Bring Your Brain to Work – Using Cognitive Science to Get a Job, Do it Well and Advance Your Career” by Art Markman – a HBR Press Book Review