A collection of links to interesting research from the world of neuroscience and behavioural psychology that can be applied (or not) to Agile Teams.
Cyberloafing at Work Makes You More Productive (PsyBlog) – web surfing (in moderation) can boost your performance at work
How guessing helps you learn, even if you guess wrong (Christian Jarrett )
Productivity for the Depressed (JBrains) – guidelines to deal with burnout and depression
Secrets of the Creative Brain (Nancy Andreasen) – where does genius come from, and does IQ or mental illness have anything to do with it
The Neurochemistry of Positive Conversations (Judith E. Glaser and Richard D. Glaser) – why negative comments and conversations stick with us so much longer than positive ones
How to make stress your friend – TED talk by psychologist Kelly McGonigal: sketchnote by Clare Willcocks