You Can Grow New Brain Cells-Here’s How: Can we, as adults, grow new neurons? Neuroscientist Sandrine Thuret says that we can, and she offers research and practical advice on how we can help our brains better perform neurogenesis—improving mood, increasing memory formation and preventing the decline associated with aging along the way.
Innovate Like Disney, A Practical Approach to Innovation: Innovation can be a delicate balancing act between ideas and implementation. Ed Muzio, CEO of Group Harmonics, explains…
High Qaulity Connections: Build them! Jane Dutton, Prof. U-M School of Business, Researcher in Positive Organizational Scholarship
If you like this you may want to check out my earlier radio interview about job crafting also with Dr. Jane Dutton
How to Get Noticed at Work: Be a Cross Functional Whiz, BNET March 31st, 2010.
Check out this excellent article about the quickest way to get noticed at work and five ways to become the person that your team/boss/company can’t live without. Read Full Article
Real Change, a Model That Works: What makes the difference between goals that get accomplished and goals that get “lost by the wayside”? Those in leadership positions pour over data trying to determine trends only to discover that goals that they have set for the last calendar or fiscal years have not only not been met, but have been forgotten in the fast-paced world where “urgent” so often supersedes what is truly important Would you like to increase your success and/or your organization’s success at hitting targets?. Read about the three top reasons why personal and professional goals for change do not get accomplished and check out the research on what makes change work. Read Full Article
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