Norman Vincent Peale was a believer in the power of positive thinking. So he might have found these two articles from the September/October issue of Online Searcher quite interesting, as each addresses, in a different way, the ability of the mind to take on new tasks or remain sharp even later in life. In "Acting on Big Data: A Data Scientist Role for Info Pros", Amy Affelt encourages fellow info pros "to seek out new roles and new ways of discovering, analyzing, and presenting information." Internet Express columnist Irene E. McDermott tackles "Brain Fitness in the Library" and shares how her library has become a hub for seniors who want to stay mentally fit.
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