Want to encourage more collaboration among individuals at work? Watch your words!
Your language should be cooperative, not competitive, and certainly not violent. The latter is common in “winner take all” cultures, which are less than ideal for both men and women.
It may seem counterintuitive, yet to thrive in our VUCA world, you need to embrace your humanity and talk in a kinder, more caring and compassionate way to elicit more sharing and creative ideas.
To learn more, read my Forbes article, Why and How to Switch From Competitive to Collaborative Talk, published on April 19, 2019.
Connect the dots plus dot the “i”s to be more intentional, inquisitive and inclusive
How well are you tapping into the skills and wisdom you need to lead in a BANI world?
All the old playbooks are out-of-date. Instead, you need to reach inside yourself, tap into your wisdom, and connect the dots for yourself and others.
To start, you can use these 5 tips to embrace your humanity and become a better leader.