Lockdown marketing

You might think that marketing is really not a priority right now. People are struggling with their physical health and mental sanity, there’s worry about the future, uncertain economic times that promise more uncertainty coming at some point we don’t know when… This is a time to give, it is a time to be generous,…

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Corona virus wisdom

As I was trying to do some research on my next course these days I ran into this comment on social media: “It’s funny how the economy is about to collapse because people are only buying what they need.” Not only that I found there’s so much truth to it, but it also made me think…

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10 steps to succeed where you failed before

When engaging in a project at work we go through careful planning and we make sure that all the aspects are accounted for, the timing is correctly factored in, the risks are considered and provisioned for etc. It wouldn’t even make sense to do any less, right? So the recipe works (although yes, we all…

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How Cat Naps Affect Your Mood And Memory

By Nicole Lovato, Flinders University and Leon Lack, Flinders University | Photo Credit: irina198 Want to boost your memory and mood? Take a nap, but keep it short We’re told to have power naps to keep us safe on the road and improve our alertness if we’ve had insufficient sleep. They even help our surgeons…

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How Fat And Sugar Makes You Keep On Eating

Too much sugar and fat is affecting your brain too – not just your belly. By Terry Davidson, American University | Photo Credit: novelrobinson, CC BY-NC-SA Fat and sugar-heavy diet harms your brain – and makes you keep on eating Do you eat only when you’re actually hungry? Many of us eat even when our…

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The Science Behind Why Kissing Feels Good

Getting jiggy. By Sheril Kirshenbaum, University of Texas at Austin | Photo Credit: Pedrosimoes7, CC0 Public Domain Lips are the most exposed erogenous zone, which makes kissing feel very good Scientists in the Netherlands have reported that we share about 80m bacteria during a passionate ten-second kiss; a finding that makes puckering up seem cringe-worthy…

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What Occurs Inside Your Brain When You Give Up Sugar

Here’s what happens to your brain when you give up sugar By Jordan Gaines Lewis, Neuroscience Doctoral Candidate Penn State College of Medicine Anyone who knows me also knows that I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have. My friend and fellow graduate student Andrew is equally afflicted, and living in Hershey, Pennsylvania –…

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Why You Should Stand At Work For Two Hours A Day

By David Dunstan, Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute | Photo Credit: Sebastiaan ter Burg, CC BY   Office workers, stand up from your desk for two hours a day We’ve known for some time that too much sitting increases your risk of diabetes, certain cancers, heart disease and early death. But until now it’s been…

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