Articles

  • The Neuroscience Of Leadership

    Mike is the CEO of a multinational Pharmaceutical company, and he’s in trouble. With patents on several key drugs due to expire soon, his business desperately needs to become more entrepreneurial, particularly in its ability to form internal and external partnerships to reduce time-to-market.... click to read more

  • Developing Mindful Leaders for the C-Suite

    The use of mindful practices like meditation, introspection, and journaling are taking hold at such successful enterprises as Google, General Mills, Goldman Sachs, Apple, Medtronic, and Aetna, and contributing to the success of these remarkable organizations. Let's look at a few examples:... click to read more

  • The Neuroscience At The Heart Of Learning And Leading

    Marco Iacoboni is one of the pioneers in a new area of neuroscience. A few years ago in Parma, Italy, scientists were researching how the brain controls our actions. They accidentally discovered a whole new class of brain cells that seem to be the neural basis of empathy... click to read more

  • Ten Ways Mindfulness Practice Can Make Us Better Leaders

    True story. It was 6AM. There were about 12 of us who had been meditating for an hour when I had an epiphany. It's really hard to empty your mind when your stomach is completely empty and loudly declaring its discontent! This was about five years ago when, burned out and on a dare by my best friend... click to read more

  • What Neuroscience Can Teach Leaders

    What's on the minds of business leaders these days? Judging from the explosion of books and articles on the subject in the past year or two, it's quite obvious: their own minds. The burgeoning field of neuroscience-the study of the nervous system and the brain-has gone mainstream... click to read more