Why Do So Many Incompetent Men Become Leaders?

There are three popular explanations for the clear under-representation of women in management, namely: (1) they are not capable; (2) they are not interested; (3) they are both interested... Read more »

Get 1% Better Every Day: The Kaizen Way to Self-Improvement

It’s happened to all of us. You have a “come to Jesus” moment and decide you need to make changes in your life. Maybe you need to drop a... Read more »

Emotional Intelligence (EQ)

Emotional Intelligence – EQ – is a relatively recent behavioural model, rising to prominence with Daniel Goleman’s 1995 Book called ‘Emotional Intelligence’. The early Emotional Intelligence theory was originally... Read more »

How Money Actually Buys Happiness?

The problem with this approach is that a decade of research — conducted by us and our colleagues — demonstrates that our intuitions about how to turn money into... Read more »

Enlightment-engineer

And so he got the idea to host a conference where the technology and contemplative communities could hash out the best ways to incorporate these tools into our lives—and... Read more »

Catch people doing things right?

Ken Blanchard probably did more in his book 'The One Minute Manager' then anyone to bring forth the concept of "catch people doing things right". For some reason many... Read more »

Intelligence and sincerety

In order to be successful, we need two things: intelligence and sincerity. Intelligence is needed to understand what needs to be done and how, what is the best thing... Read more »

Why Failure Is Good for Success

“To achieve any worthy goal, you must take risks,” says writer and speaker John C. Maxwell. In his book Failing Forward: Turning Mistakes into Stepping Stones for Success, he... Read more »

How love, compassion and spirituality became unfashionable in corporations

However, unloving uncaring methods, which tend to predominate in organisations and to be passed on through successive leadership generations, are not the entire and only way to run a... Read more »

The Humble Leader

Humility is one of those leadership traits you do not see as frequently as you should. Humility is often perceived as a weakness when, in fact, it can be... Read more »