decisions

Why Smart People Make Stupid Decisions

Does this mean that we are indeed stupid? Nope. It simply means that not every decision we make is actually rational. We see what we want to see filtered through our inherent biases, and then we make decisions based on those biases. These biases are called cognitive biases and we all have them

energetic weight

Your Energetic Weight and The Art Of Showing Up

Energetic weight is the energy, the power, the authority that comes with a given role. Now the role has it, sure, but does the individual with that role choose to use it? Standing in one’s energetic weight is about standing up for what you believe is right, it’s about doing the right thing, it’s about treating others with respect and also drawing the line when others are not honoring who you are and what your role represents.

Emotionally Intelligent

4 Steps To Become A More Emotionally Intelligent Leader

What do all these leaders have in common? They aren’t emotionally intelligent. They are sending “nasty-grams” to their teams and causing emotional disengagement and shutdown in others. They have low EQ. And EQ = money. According to Drs. Travis Bradberry and Jean Greaves “ The link between EQ and earnings is so direct that every point increase in EQ equals $1,300 to an annual salary. If that’s not enough, EQ accounts for 58% of performance in all types of jobs." All. Wow.

Engaged

3 Things That Guarantee Engaged Employees

One of the most important elements an organization can be aligned on is their mission, vision and values about the company. These components are essential and powerful drivers for the exec team to efficiently achieve the success they want. They are also the key to having a highly engaged culture of team members who say "Thank God It’s Monday!"