22.5.2024 klo 09:00 -

22.5.2024 klo 10:00



Alkaa 7.2.2024 klo 12:00, päättyy 19.5.2024 klo 14:00

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What the brain loves | Enhancing your motivation through brain chemistry

How to be productive and prevent burnout with brains that are still in the savannah? In this webinar series the point of view is in neuroscience and you'll hear about concentration, learning, and motivation in knowledge work.You can participate in one webinar or all three – just remember to register. This webinar series has similar content as Mitä aivot rakastavat -series on fall 2023 but this time in English.

Topics in this webinar

  • Only 12.5 hours per week are currently considered efficient working time. 
  • We check email apps on average 77 times a day – how is this affecting our motivation? 
  • 4 Factors of Internal Motivation 
  • The physiological and neurochemical basis of motivation 
  • Concrete tools for managing your motivation 

Veera Virintie and Johanna Vilmi, founders of Silta Education, are building a bridge (Silta in Finnish) between the latest neuroscience research and practical work life. Veera Virintie is an education scientist specialized in neuroscience, with a background as a communication and marketing manager in various growth companies. Johanna Vilmi is a work psychologist specializing in cognitive load and stress management for knowledge workers. Veera and Johanna cannot stand the thought of the latest research findings not reaching employees and organizations. Their mission is to make this knowledge available to everyone in the form of practical tools. Veera and Johanna have developed the Focus Tiger program for companies, and individuals to improve concentration, motivation, and stress management.

Read the webinar instructions before participating (in Finnish).

This webinar is for members of The Union of Professional Engineers in Finland only. If you’re interested in membership read why you should become a member and join! Training is generally free of charge and is part of a member’s career services and benefits.