Our Animations

The Consequences of our Addiction to Being Right

Aligning What We Do With Why We Do It

How Automatic Thoughts Get in the Way of Your Goals

Why Change is so Hard for your Brain 

Why Positivity Is a Requirement for Lasting Change

Suggested Talks

The social brain and its superpowers: Matthew Lieberman

SCARF Model - Influencing Others: David Rock

The Science of Willpower: Kelly McGonigal

Grit: The power of passion and perseverance: Angela Lee Duckworth

Do schools kill creativity? Ken Robinson

How great leaders inspire action: Simon Sinek

Everyday Leadership: Drew Dudley

Mindfulness: Hosted by Anderson Cooper

Well being is a Skill: Richard Davidson

The power of believing that you can improve: Carol Dweck

Suggested Books

Suggested Articles and Journals


Neuroscience and How it applies to Leadership:

http://www.strategy-business.com/article/06207?gko=6da0a

https://hbr.org/2014/03/developing-mindful-leaders-for-the-c-suite/

http://www.edbatista.com/2009/11/david-rock.html

https://hbr.org/2013/07/your-brain-at-work

https://hbr.org/2008/09/social-intelligence-and-the-biology-of-leadership

https://hbr.org/2017/01/the-neuroscience-of-trust


Fast and Slow Thinking:

http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2011/dec/22/how-dispel-your-illusions/

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/kahneman-excerpt-thinking-fast-and-slow/


Mindfulness

http://www.wildmind.org/applied/daily-life/what-is-mindfulness

The Neuroscience of Mindfulness:

(Default/narrative and direct experience content)

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/your-brain-work/200910/the-neuroscience-mindfulness

Examples of Mindfulness and Meditation in place:

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/meditation-modern-life/201402/how-meditation-won-the-super-bowl

http://www.positiveperformancetraining.com/meditation-3-ways-the-seattle-seahawks-are-using-it-to-gain-a-competitive-edge-and-how-you-can-too/

http://instituteformindfulleadership.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/LE_Premium_Article_Janice_Marturano_April_2014.pdf

http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/google-meditation-mindfulness-technology


Positive and Negative view

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/wired-success/201406/are-we-hardwired-be-positive-or-negative


Breaking Bias

http://www.scn.ucla.edu/pdf/Lieberman(2014)NLI.pdf


 Talent Development

http://gladwell.com/the-talent-myth/


Social Brain

http://www.your-brain-at-work.com/files/NLJ_SCARFUS.pdf

http://www.davidrock.net/files/09_SCARF_in_2012_US.pdf


Primal Leadership (Emotional Intelligence)

https://hbr.org/2001/12/primal-leadership-the-hidden-driver-of-great-performance

https://hbr.org/2004/01/what-makes-a-leader


Mindset Shift

http://themindofsteel.com/mindset-change/