How to be a better leader by replacing these 3 behaviors

How to be a better leader by replacing these 3 behaviors

“Unprecedented times offer unprecedented opportunities for those willing to take unprecedented courage.” That message was my key takeaway from the recently concluded 2020 virtual NeuroLeadership Summit. Granted, we’re also living in an era of paradoxes. Change fatigue...
How to improve your performance with nerdy brain tricks

How to improve your performance with nerdy brain tricks

What’s one of the biggest winners of 2020? Videogames. Already a popular form of entertainment, videogame playing has been surging since March. According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, spending on videogames and equipment has been hitting all-time monthly...
How to speak like you drive

How to speak like you drive

How intentional are you these days with your speaking and your signaling? I’m not referring to virtue signaling, which means showing your good character or moral position on a particular issue. Instead, this is about basic communication: signaling instructions...
Why and how to comply with the Platinum Rule

Why and how to comply with the Platinum Rule

The Golden Rule is king in my household, which is a stark contrast to what I encourage my clients to do. For my clients and myself, I prefer the Platinum Rule – do unto others as they like to be treated. When you follow the Platinum Rule, you show respect,...
How weak are your social muscles these days?

How weak are your social muscles these days?

Even the dogs are acting weird these days. When we’re outside walking, Marcel the Therapy Dog who used to adore attention from humans, will now often wrap himself around my legs when he thinks a stranger is getting too close to him. When Marcel’s in my office, he no...