Thinking And Memory

You will learn the research and principles of how people think and how they remember.

About this course

How much of human thinking is logical and how much is irrational? How much control do people have over what they think and remember? How are memories stored, and what can you do to improve your retrieval of information that is in memory? This course explores the brain and behavioral research on thinking and memory.

You will learn:

How much of our thinking is unconscious
Daniel Kahneman's idea of System 1 and System 2 thinking and why the idea is so important
How memories are formed and retrieved
Why and how memories change over time
Why eye-witness testimony is often faulty
What happens in your brain when you are thinking creatively
How to use brain science to increase your creativity

and much, much more!

There are quizzes and exercises throughout the course so you can test your knowledge and practice what you are learning. You can send your exercise results in to Susan Weinschenk, Ph.D., the instructor, and she will personally review your work and send you feedback.

About This Course:

Unconditional 30 day money back guarantee.

All future upgrades and lectures are included for FREE.

You have unlimited access to all the lessons 24 hours a day, for as long as you want or need them, so you can take the course at your own pace and go back to review any materials any time you want.

Who is the audience?

Managers
Team Leaders
Marketers
Salespeople
Teachers
Anyone who needs to understand thinking, learning, memory, and creativity

About the Instructor: Susan Weinschenk, The Brain Lady

Susan Weinschenk has a Ph.D. in Psychology, is the Chief Behavioral Scientist and CEO at The Team W, Inc, and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Wisconsin. Her work focuses on how to use research in brain and behavioral science to predict, understand, and explain what motivates people and how they behave. Susan teaches, speaks, and consults with Fortune 1000 companies, start-ups, non-profit agencies, educational institutions, and conferences. Her clients include Walmart, Disney, The Mayo Clinic, Charles Schwab, and Best Buy. Dr. Weinschenk is the author of several books, including How to Get People To Do Stuff, 100 Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People, and 100 MORE Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People, and she is a regular columnist for the Psychology Today online magazine.

Curriculum

  • Preview
    About The Thinking And Memory Course
  • Basic Concepts
  • Quiz 1
  • Memory, Part 1
  • Quiz 2
  • Memory, Part 2
  • Exercise: Working The Brain
  • Quiz 3
  • Memory, Part 3
  • Quiz 4
  • Attention Span, Multi-tasking, And Happiness
  • Exercise: Long-term Memory
  • Quiz 5
  • Creativity
  • Exercise: Creativity
  • Quiz 6
  • Study Guide: Thinking And Memory

About this course

How much of human thinking is logical and how much is irrational? How much control do people have over what they think and remember? How are memories stored, and what can you do to improve your retrieval of information that is in memory? This course explores the brain and behavioral research on thinking and memory.

You will learn:

How much of our thinking is unconscious
Daniel Kahneman's idea of System 1 and System 2 thinking and why the idea is so important
How memories are formed and retrieved
Why and how memories change over time
Why eye-witness testimony is often faulty
What happens in your brain when you are thinking creatively
How to use brain science to increase your creativity

and much, much more!

There are quizzes and exercises throughout the course so you can test your knowledge and practice what you are learning. You can send your exercise results in to Susan Weinschenk, Ph.D., the instructor, and she will personally review your work and send you feedback.

About This Course:

Unconditional 30 day money back guarantee.

All future upgrades and lectures are included for FREE.

You have unlimited access to all the lessons 24 hours a day, for as long as you want or need them, so you can take the course at your own pace and go back to review any materials any time you want.

Who is the audience?

Managers
Team Leaders
Marketers
Salespeople
Teachers
Anyone who needs to understand thinking, learning, memory, and creativity

About the Instructor: Susan Weinschenk, The Brain Lady

Susan Weinschenk has a Ph.D. in Psychology, is the Chief Behavioral Scientist and CEO at The Team W, Inc, and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Wisconsin. Her work focuses on how to use research in brain and behavioral science to predict, understand, and explain what motivates people and how they behave. Susan teaches, speaks, and consults with Fortune 1000 companies, start-ups, non-profit agencies, educational institutions, and conferences. Her clients include Walmart, Disney, The Mayo Clinic, Charles Schwab, and Best Buy. Dr. Weinschenk is the author of several books, including How to Get People To Do Stuff, 100 Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People, and 100 MORE Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People, and she is a regular columnist for the Psychology Today online magazine.

Curriculum

  • Preview
    About The Thinking And Memory Course
  • Basic Concepts
  • Quiz 1
  • Memory, Part 1
  • Quiz 2
  • Memory, Part 2
  • Exercise: Working The Brain
  • Quiz 3
  • Memory, Part 3
  • Quiz 4
  • Attention Span, Multi-tasking, And Happiness
  • Exercise: Long-term Memory
  • Quiz 5
  • Creativity
  • Exercise: Creativity
  • Quiz 6
  • Study Guide: Thinking And Memory