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Diverse topics all about the brain, especially reading and leading others.

Public Performance in San Jose, CA

Public Performance in San Jose, CA

Illusionist Nathan Thomas will be putting on a public performance in San Jose, CA. The show will be held at Adelita’s (1896 Curtner Ave, San Jose, CA) Come for an amazing show and great food!     You can RSVP on Facebook:...

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Some highlights from a recent show

Some highlights from a recent show

Nathan Thomas had the chance to perform for the cast of Funny Girl (South Bay Music Theatre). They were an awesome audience.

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What the internet does to our brains!

What the internet does to our brains!

It is ironic to post this online. Find out what the internet does to our brains!

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Successful Group Brainstorming

Successful Group Brainstorming

Whether at work, school, or among friends, group brainstorming often feels like a waste of time. The fear of being shut down can do just that–it shuts people down. If someone believes he/she will be ridiculed, fired, or humiliated, then group brainstorming won’t work. People just don’t want to say something dumb.   “If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up...

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Detect a Lie

Detect a Lie

Can reading body language help you spot a lie? Yes and no. Several shows on television give the impression that it is easy to spot a lie. The truth is that even experts have a difficult time discovering a lie with certainty. Body language tells us one basic thing: comfort or the lack of comfort. The difficulty is finding the source of someone’s discomfort. It may or may not be from a lie....

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Success and happiness

Success and happiness

A funny, yet profound talk on success and happiness. Gotta love TED.

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