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Neurocareers: Doing The Impossible!

Jun 13, 2022

Are you ready to create real-world results that make a difference in people's lives? Then the field of applied neuroscience might be exactly what you are looking for! Join our conversation with Ramon David, MSc, to learn how to create a new category of what you want to be instead of trying to fit into an already existing category/role. Participate in the discussion of how to keep your motivation going and bring your projects to fruition! Find out about the applications of brain science to help people achieve their goals, improve performance, accelerate their results, and live a more purposeful and joyful life!

During this episode, you will learn about:

[00:00] Episode intro and what’s in for you in today’s episode

[00:50] Meet Ramon David, MSc, and founder of the Brainfirst Training Institute

[02:15] How Ramon got into the applied neuroscience field and his expansions

[11:38] Raman's advice on how to approach the influx of information about the brain from a critical-thinking perspective 

[18:28] Ramon’s two secrets that help him to keep his passion going 

[23:04] Practices that help Ramon to start new projects and bring them to fruition

[29:53] The disciplinaries in applied neuroscience and what is geared towards 

[40:51] The biggest challenges that Ramon has overcome and the lessons he learned

[45:46] Ramon’s plans on what he’s currently working on in 10 to 20 years

[50:06] Ramon’s recommendation to those pursuing or wanting to shift their career to neuroscience

[57:09] Episode wrap-up and calls to action

Notable Quotes

  • Finding new things to achieve in an area you’re interested in will help keep your passion going.
  • When you relate what you’re doing to help people, it will get you excited
  • The purpose of neuroscience is not living in theoretical knowledge; it’s learning new things and putting them into practice, helping others, and accelerating their results to get them to live a more fulfilling and joyful existence every day
  • Having a deadline can help you start new things and bring them to fruition
  • If we don’t have a deadline or self-imposed deadlines that we can oppose, then we’re unlikely to move toward completing a project.
  • A big part of creating a deadline is committing other people
  • Having something tangible or concrete that is finished in your head will help you make progress and keep your energy up.
  • So many people are trying to get more in their day and find more time, but energy and being able to focus, concentrate, pay attention and be efficient are more important.
  • To allow something to emerge from the things you’re interested in, you have to experiment and try a range of different things.
  • It’s not until we collect a whole bunch of different things, collect a whole bunch of different experiences, and draw from what we know about ourselves and what we’re interested in that we can grow in the things we want to do.

About the Podcast Guest

To find out more about what Ramon and his team do in applied neuroscience education and coach training, visit, and to upgrade your brain and life with earth-grown evidence-based nutritional products, visit" or follow Ramon on Instagram at @yourbraincoach for tips on brain health, biohacking, and high-performance.

About the Podcast and Its Host

The podcast is brought to you by The Institute of Neuroapproaches and its founder - Milena Korostenskaja, PhD - a neuroscience educator, neuroscience research consultant, and career coach for people in neuroscience and neurotechnologies: