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Why A Group’s Power Dynamics Interferes With Collaboration

Posted by on Mar 11, 2016 in Leadership, Watch and Listen | Comments Off on Why A Group’s Power Dynamics Interferes With Collaboration

This report highlights social science research showing that people in positions of power aren’t always the best people to have on a team that needs to collaborate and work creatively . . . or why you might need a facilitator to make the process more efficient. Link to the NPR piece here

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Disruptive Leadership from NPR and TED

Posted by on Jan 6, 2016 in Community, Leadership, Watch and Listen | Comments Off on Disruptive Leadership from NPR and TED

Five diverse leaders talk of shaking things up in this TED Radio Hour from January 2014. http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/261084166/disruptive-leadership   Stanley McChrystal on how leaders deal with failure Sheryl Sandberg on cultivating women leaders Bunker Roy on grandmothers changing the world Drew Dudley on changing peoples lives every day . . . maybe without even knowing it Seth Godin on the leader in all of...

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The Surprising Science of Happiness

Posted by on May 9, 2013 in Watch and Listen, Wellness | Comments Off on The Surprising Science of Happiness

A TED Talk by Dan Gilbert discussing the power of our brains to “synthesize happiness”. “Our longings and our worries are both overblown because we have the capacity to manufacture the very commodity we are chasing when we choose experience.” It is within our power to make our own happiness. http://www.ted.com/talks/dan_gilbert_asks_why_are_we_happy.html

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Workplace Wellness on the Radio

Posted by on Apr 15, 2013 in Watch and Listen, Wellness | Comments Off on Workplace Wellness on the Radio

Carrots and Sticks: Workplace Wellness on WAMU’s Kojo Nnamdi. http://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2013-03-04/carrots-and-sticks-workplace-wellness Aired March 4, 2013

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Body Language Shapes Who You Are

Posted by on Mar 19, 2013 in Communication, Watch and Listen | Comments Off on Body Language Shapes Who You Are

Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are From Amy Cuddy on TED Talks  

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