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Leadership is like a toenail « Work, Life, Career

Leadership is like a toenail « Work, Life, Career | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
A few months ago I was lucky enough to attend an effective leadership training program with Heather Salmon and APEX Performance Solutions. I think this was an attempt by work to mould my direct and dictatorial approach ...
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About People Skills and Empathic Leadership | Business 2 Community

About People Skills and Empathic Leadership | Business 2 Community | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
In my last post I have discussed how leadership can have a real impact on ‘human capital’ in a world that seems to rotate faster every day.
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The Discipline of Listening

The Discipline of Listening | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
As the up-and-coming vice president and CEO candidate for a Fortune 500 technology corporation sat before the CEO for his annual review, he was baffled to discover that the feedback from his peers, customers, direct reports, and particularly from...
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Why Stress Makes You Miserable - ScienceNOW

Why Stress Makes You Miserable - ScienceNOW | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
Why Stress Makes You Miserable - ScienceNOW (RT @emonalytics: Why Stress Makes You Miserable http://t.co/WbcZmxVI via @zite #psychology #neuroscience...)...
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Leadership Mile-High Club

Leadership Mile-High Club | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
I’m sitting on the plane, coming home from a short week away with a client. The vantage point from up here is unreal – far out my window I can see the tips of the Rockies, and immediately under...
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6 Women Who Turned Failing Companies Into Successes

6 Women Who Turned Failing Companies Into Successes | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
For decades they were denied the top executive jobs in American corporations, but now women (as of mid-May 2012) run 18 of the Fortune 500 companies, among the nation's biggest. Twenty-one women CEOs also run companies...
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Redefining Change Leadership : HRVoice.org

Redefining Change Leadership : HRVoice.org | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
Understanding why we do what we do, when we do it, has been a 25-year collaborative research career for Robert Kegan and Lisa Laskow Lahey, Harvard psychologists and authors who are redefining change leadership by exploring the hidden ways we...
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Should you do business in a hoodie?

Should you do business in a hoodie? | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg can afford to dress down, even when he's courting Wall Street suits. But what are the rules for the rest of us?Tom Lamont Let's break this in two.

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Psychologists Discover How People Subconsciously Become Their Favorite ... - Medical Daily

Psychologists Discover How People Subconsciously Become Their Favorite ... - Medical Daily | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
Medical DailyPsychologists Discover How People Subconsciously Become Their Favorite ...Medical DailyPsychologists have discovered that while reading a book or story, people are prone to subconsciously adopt their behavior, thoughts, beliefs and...
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The 5 Be’s of Motivation

The 5 Be’s of Motivation | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
This post first appeared as an article in a newsletter I used to publish. I included it here to make it easier for people to find and as a reference source for other posts on this blog. It’s not true in every organization, but it is true in many.
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Can Tech Companies Continue To Innovate With No Women At The Table?

Can Tech Companies Continue To Innovate With No Women At The Table? | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
Only 3.6% of Fortune 500 companies have female CEOs. And at companies like Adobe, Facebook, Zynga, and Pandora, women have been excluded entirely from the boards of directors. Here's the business case for bringing women into leadership roles.
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Women are good for business | SmartBlogs

Women are good for business | SmartBlogs | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
Recent research provides eye-popping results about the leadership effectiveness of women in business. As measured by a 360-degree evaluation by 7,280 leade (@thehrgoddess @DanaTheus "Women are good for business" - Great article, thank you!
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Coping with Email Overload

Coping with Email Overload | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I returned from a week-long technology-free vacation with my family. No computer, no phone, no email. When I got to the office and checked my computer, I had hundreds of email messages waiting for me.
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Building Trust Through Skillful Self-Disclosure

Building Trust Through Skillful Self-Disclosure | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
In our fast-paced world of instant messaging and twitter, organizations and their leaders need to be able to respond to changing demands quickly, and with accurate information.
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Five Ways to Get Good at Mistake Making

Five Ways to Get Good at Mistake Making | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
***** The fear of making mistakes doesn’t prevent mistakes it destroys progress and growth. John Wooden said, “I’m positive that a doer makes mistakes.” Challenge: Too many mistakes and...
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For Happiness In Life, Respect Matters More Than Money

For Happiness In Life, Respect Matters More Than Money | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
New research suggests that overall happiness in life is more related to how much you are respected and admired by those around you, not to the status that comes from how much money you have stashe (For Happiness In Life, Respect Matters More Than ...
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Do You Know Someone with I-Can-Never-Be-Wrong Syndrome? | Psychology Today

Do You Know Someone with I-Can-Never-Be-Wrong Syndrome? | Psychology Today | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
Why leaders and lovers often fail By Ronald E. Riggio, Ph.D.... (Do You Know Someone with I-Can-Never-Be-Wrong Syndrome?
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Inspire Your Workforce: Be Curious

Inspire Your Workforce: Be Curious | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
A five-step assignment to convey your interest in your team, and spur a sense of belonging.
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Male boards 'recruit other men'

Male boards 'recruit other men' | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
Male-dominated boards hiring directors who are similar to them is holding back the appointment of women to senior roles, a report says.

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What Drivers Really Think About Bikers: The History and Psychology of Sharing the Road - Lifestyle - GOOD

What Drivers Really Think About Bikers: The History and Psychology of Sharing the Road - Lifestyle - GOOD | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
I always wondered why it was so difficult for drivers to just pay attention and not be assholes. Then I got a car. (RT @GOOD: Why is it so difficult for drivers and bikers to get along?
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In Praise Of Vagueness

In Praise Of Vagueness | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
"It is the reinstatement of the vague and inarticulate to its proper place in our mental life which I am so anxious to press on the attention." - Willi ([Feedback Too?
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Do You Need Self-Esteem to Change a Habit? | Psychology Today

Do You Need Self-Esteem to Change a Habit? | Psychology Today | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
Self-esteem is optional; but one type of confidence is essential. By Meg Selig... (Do You Need Self-Esteem to Change a Habit?
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Mind Your Business: The Great Myth of Work-Life Balance

Mind Your Business: The Great Myth of Work-Life Balance | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
All work and no play is exactly how it's supposed to go...
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Why boredom at work is bad for your health

Why boredom at work is bad for your health | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
Downturn means a lighter workload for some, but damaging levels of tedium, finds Catherine Quinn...

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Does Leadership Development Really Work? - Forbes

Does Leadership Development Really Work? - Forbes | Business Psychology | Scoop.it
It’s estimated that $60 billion is spent annually by corporate America on learning and development programs. Over 20 percent—about $12 billion—is spent on programs specifically for executives and managers.
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