How management boosts your brain power

While some managers may have always suspected leadership made them smarter, new research from UNSW has found a clear link between managerial experience and positive structural changes in the brain.

Management presents ongoing and well-documented challenges, not least the need to deal with others' demands and monitor their output. But new research from the University of New South Wales appears to have uncovered a hidden benefit in later life from embracing the responsibility of rising through the corporate ranks – it boosts brain power.


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