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Why Some People Get Burned Out and Others Don’t

Why Some People Get Burned Out and Others Don’t | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
It’s about how they manage stress, not how much stress they face.
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Does stress burn you out? Here's some tips to help manage stress and stop burn outs.

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Every Manager Needs to Practice Two Types of Coaching

Every Manager Needs to Practice Two Types of Coaching | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Give better feedback more often.
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How Elon Musk Learns Faster And Better Than Everyone Else – The Mission

How Elon Musk Learns Faster And Better Than Everyone Else – The Mission | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
How is it even possible that Elon Musk could build four multibillion companies by his mid-40s — in four separate fields (software, energy, transportation, and aerospace)? To explain Musk’s success…
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The Value Lurking in Your “Leadership Unconscious”

The Value Lurking in Your “Leadership Unconscious” | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
The crucial components to decision-making dilemmas may exist outside of your conscious awareness.
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Fear Can Stifle Collaboration, or Jumpstart It

Fear Can Stifle Collaboration, or Jumpstart It | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
During organisational change, play the radicals against the moderates to foster collaboration.
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5 Misconceptions About Networking

5 Misconceptions About Networking | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Which are holding you back?
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Did you know about these?

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Are you the icing or the cake? The art of being indispensable

Are you the icing or the cake? The art of being indispensable | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Help the people you work for become even better versions of their own awesomeness—and do the same for yourself in the process. Be the cake.
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Who are you, really? The puzzle of personality

Who are you, really? The puzzle of personality | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
What makes you, you? Psychologists like to talk about our traits, or defined characteristics that make us who we are. But Brian Little is more interested in moments when we transcend those traits -- sometimes because our culture demands it of us, and sometimes because we demand it of ourselves. Join Little as he dissects the surprising differences between introverts and extroverts and explains why your personality may be more malleable than you think.
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Personality plays a big part in collaboration and communication.

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Steve Blank: How to Turn Failure Into Wisdom

Steve Blank: How to Turn Failure Into Wisdom | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
The serial entrepreneur and creator of the
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Celebrating and learning from failure. Here's how to do it.

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How Smart Leaders Build Trust

How Smart Leaders Build Trust | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
The chairman of JetBlue explains how a high-trust culture makes a better company (and life).
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6 Ways the Tough Mudder Changes How You Think About Leadership

6 Ways the Tough Mudder Changes How You Think About Leadership | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
The challenges of the race forced teammates to rely on each other and overcome obstacles to reach the finish line.
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Have you done Tough Mudder? Here's how it changes thinking on Leadership.

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Knowledge sharing in the age of millennials | Information Age

Knowledge sharing in the age of millennials | Information Age | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Sharing and distributing information efficiently is key to unlocking the potential of staff in the knowledge economy – but do they really use the right tools, pay heed to security or toe the line of company policy?
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How frustration can make us more creative

How frustration can make us more creative | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Challenges and problems can derail your creative process ... or they can make you more creative than ever. In the surprising story behind the best-selling solo piano album of all time, Tim Harford may just convince you of the advantages of having to work with a little mess.
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TED Talk about frustration and mess helping our creativity and problem solving. Tim Harford gives brilliant examples of things we might not like doing still helping us to be better.

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Curation v Synthesis in Knowledge Management

Curation v Synthesis in Knowledge Management | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
There are two approaches to managing a body of knowledge within a community of practice - curation, and synthesis. One of th
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Critical thinking: what is it? And why does it matter?

Critical thinking: what is it? And why does it matter? | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Martin Davies explores the concept of critical thinking, and whether universities are doing enough to teach it.
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Are you a master of critical thinking?

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Break Down Silos With A Collaborative Content Strategy - Brand Quarterly

Break Down Silos With A Collaborative Content Strategy - Brand Quarterly | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Silos have their place.  We need structure to help define our unique roles and responsibilities within complex organizations.  But, when teams begin to work in complete isolation of one another, silos create unnecessary confusion and thwart our best efforts
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Marko Rillo Lego Serious Play for Innovation

Marko Rillo facilitating Innovation Summit with LEGO SERIOUS PLAY at Bucharest Technology Week #BTechWeek. #LegoSeriousPlay This session was carried out o
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Have you tried getting innovative with Lego?

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16 brilliant innovations tackling poverty around the world

16 brilliant innovations tackling poverty around the world | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
These innovations are helping to alleviate poverty-related inequalities for communities around the world.
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The only B2B gamification primer you need to read - B2B News Network

The only B2B gamification primer you need to read - B2B News Network | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
They are good at setting goals. They are driven to achieve their missions. They celebrate the rewards associated with stellar performance, no matter how tangible of intangible those rewards might be. Those three statements describe an entire generation of workers raised on a cultural landscape of networked multiplayer games. And they aren’t just workers. They are …
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What is gamification and do we really need to embrace it?

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Research: Yes, Being Helpful Is Tiring

Research: Yes, Being Helpful Is Tiring | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Helping out feels great…until it doesn’t.
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Does helping people make you feel good, indifferent, tired? Here's why it feels good until it doesn't anymore.

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Why it pays to be grumpy and bad-tempered

Why it pays to be grumpy and bad-tempered | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Being bad-tempered and pessimistic helps you to earn more, live longer and enjoy a healthier marriage. It’s almost enough to put a smile on the dourest of faces.
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Several articles this month about personality and mood. Where do you fit?

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Blog Writing: 29 Experts Share Their Top 3 Must-Follow Rules

Blog Writing: 29 Experts Share Their Top 3 Must-Follow Rules | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
  Writing a great blog involves doing many different things well. You need to do your research, know your audience, be interesting, write compelling headings, keep it simple, write actionable co…
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Do you have a blog on your collaboration site? Here's three top tips for engaging content.

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Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and Oprah Winfrey All Use the 5-Hour Rule

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and Oprah Winfrey All Use the 5-Hour Rule | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.
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Do you spend 5 hours a week learning? Here's some tips from a few of the world's business leaders.

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Getting Teams with Different Subcultures to Collaborate

Getting Teams with Different Subcultures to Collaborate | Better Sharing, Better Performance: Breaking down the silos | Scoop.it
Don’t assume all teams share one “organizational culture.”
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Each organisation has a culture, but that culture has many different sub-cultures. How do you get those diverse cultures to collaborate?

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