New in Career Counseling: Brain Wave Scanning

January 4, 2017

The Royal Bank of Scotland is making life easier for students who may be considering a job in banking but need some guidance. According to the Huffington Post UK, the bank is using a brain wave-sensing headset developed by NeuroSky at career fairs to gauge which jobs are piquing students' interests. Students are shown 10 images and videos of different skills while wearing the headset, which tracks spikes in activity -- an indication of what skills students hope their careers will entail.

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