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How your brain's executive function works -- and how to improve it

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Speaker: Sabine Doebel

You use your brain's executive function every day -- it's what let you do things like pay attention, plan ahead and control impulses. So … can you improve it to change for the better? With highlights from her research on child development, cognitive scientist Sabine Doebel explores the factors that affect executive function -- and shows how you can use it to break away from bad habits and achieve your goals.