A good article by McKinsey & Company on managing our own biases.
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Forbes Magazine (Sept 2019) calls Emotional Intelligence 'a secret weapon for executives in the digital age.' The benefits of increased emotional intelligence are many: improved stress management, better decision making, stronger relationships and enhanced self-awareness and self-leadership. What do you know about your own emotional intelligence? Where are you strong and where would you like … Continue reading A Secret Weapon in the Digital Age
Last Fall when I attended the Agile Transformation Leadership course, I was introduced to the 'Teal' organization. I later read the book Re-Inventing Organizations (Laloux) trying to get a better grasp of the rainbow of organization types. Funnily, I kept thinking of my work with Ashoka Thailand and was wondering if they were a good … Continue reading Re-inventing Ashoka Germany
What do you think of when you hear the word ‘biases’? And what do you think of if you ask yourself what your own biases are? I think of beliefs that are rooted way down deep inside of so that I might not even be aware of them myself. I think of prejudice and perhaps … Continue reading Challenging Our Biases
My research into the topics of Self-Leadership and Ikigai continues and now I’ve read ‘Ikigai: Giving Every Day Meaning and Joy,’ by Yukari Mitsuhashi. This book has given me a very good understanding of what the concept of ikigai is all about. My questions beyond the basics, were about trying to understand what ikigai is … Continue reading More Ikigai
As part of my project on Self Leadership, I am researching the Japanese concept of Ikigai and just finished reading "Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life," by Héctor García and Francesc Miralles. In terms of learning about Ikigai, this book offers only a cursory introduction. The authors start off by introducing … Continue reading Ikigai – A first introduction
How self-confident are you? How do you know? What has contributed to giving you the self-confidence you have? How does it show up or not show up? Lack of self-confidence in the work place is real. It can hold us back and keep us from being at our best. In one way, doubting our own … Continue reading Self-Confidence