Why relaxing is so much work.
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Understanding and improving your working memory.
Tracy P Alloway Ph.D.
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Tracy Packiam Alloway, Ph.D., is a psychology professor at the University of North Florida. Formerly, she was director of the Center for Memory and Learning in the Lifespan, U.K.
Working Memory--our ability to work with information--influences nearly everything you do, from the classroom to the workplace, to sports to juggling the demands of family life.