What’s catching my eye – March 9th , 2018

Free course on mental health and young people delivered by two very experienced people:

Radio 3’s the Essay features some fabulous podcasts on mental attention in a digital era. Madeline Bunting isn’t the only one to describe the impact of social media on our cognitive capacity for maintaining attention (see Susan Greenfield’s work, Matthew Crawford and Timothy Wu)

Radio 4’s Start the Week challenges the idea of personality and permanence in this challenging podcast:

Not entirely sure about the research behind Deloittes recent briefing on assessing personality style in the first 5 minutes of meeting someone!? Still interesting though.