Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter #1 - Believe

    • Beliefs - Introduction

    • Predictions

    • Network of Beliefs

    • Signals, wire, cable

    • Autopilot

    • Beliefs are wiring patterns

    • Neurogenesis and neuro plasticity

    • How do we learn, why do we forget?

    • Complex business language

  • 2

    Chapter #2 - Think

    • Think - Introduction

    • Most thoughts are unconscious

    • Changing others' thoughts

    • Are dreams real?

    • Why different opinions?

    • Why do I have conflicting thoughts?

    • Limitations of the brain - 1. Selective attention

    • Limitation 2. Filling in the blanks

    • Limitation 3. Effect of emotions

    • Limitation 4. Energy balance

    • Limitation 5. Working memory capacity

    • Limitation 6. Fallible long term memory

    • Consequences of the limitations

    • Are we helpless?

    • The brain's main job

    • The hamster wheel

  • 3

    Chapter #3 -Feel

    • Feel - Introduction

    • What are feelings?

    • Thoughts and chemicals (Chicken and Egg)

    • Firing produces chemicals

    • Chemicals drive firing

    • The voting system

    • Chemicals and feelings

    • Neurotransmitters' recycling

    • Neurotransmitter systems

    • Positive and negative emotions

    • Neurotransmitters associated with negative emotions

    • Neurotransmitters associated with positive emotions

    • Further insights

    • You can choose chemicals

    • New Dux

    • The peace

  • 4

    Chapter #4 - Act

    • Act - Introduction

    • Lens Shop. Dux's theory of control fails

    • .. because of the way he sees others

    • .. because of his distorted lenses

    • Improving the lenses

    • Psychology shop

    • Neuroscience Shop

    • Experience Shop

    • New lenses

    • A new life