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Brain Science: Why Entrepreneurs Are More Flexible Thinkers

MIT neuroscientists recently watched the brains of 63 entrepreneurs and managers, and spotted a key difference: Entrepreneurs use their whole orbitofrontal cortexes, enabling them to be more flexible problem solvers.

With apologies to Highlights magazine.

[Illustrations by David Cowles]

A version of this article appeared in the May 2013 issue of Fast Company magazine.

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