Useful and Harmful Jargon

Jargon is useful to some, confusing to others. At its best, jargon is a simple technical term that a group uses among themselves to quickly communicate a complex concept. Thus, jargon is useful to those who understand the complexity behind the term, but it’s generally confusing to those without that background knowledge. At its worst,…

Brain Training Effective in Older Adults, Now Shown Effective in the Workplace

A review article in the Workplace Health and Safety Edition of the Australian & New Zealand Journal of Health, Safety and Environment discusses results from three different workplace studies of BrainHQ computerized brain exercises. The exercises and assessments in BrainHQ have been shown (in more than 70 studies) to deliver benefits to older adults, including…