Legions of writers - from Dale Carnegie to Napoleon Hill to Norman Vincent Peale to Anthony Robbins - have touted the value of positive mental attitude. Scores of rah-rah speakers evangelize on the doctrine of believing in ourselves.
All of that is important. But sound thinking requires more than a rosy outlook and a dose of self-esteem. Sound thinking requires a mindset - or orientation - that’s both receptive to fresh (even contrary) ideas and accepting of the notion that most of us can be more creative than we’ve ever dreamed.
Stress. It makes your heart pound, your breathing quicken and your forehead sweat. But while stress has been made into a public health enemy, new research suggests that stress may only be bad for you if you believe that to be the case.
Glassdoor FacebookThe Glassdoor team on Halloween. Costumes are definitely an important part of company culture.Tech companies are better than other industries at creating company culture, at least according to Glassdoor.
Have you ever felt paralyzed and worried about being judged by others? Being rejected is painful. It’s perhaps one of the worst things to ever happen to your emotions and takes a toll on you after a while if you don’t know how to deal with it.
Lesley Uren and I were destined never to see eye-to-eye. PA Consulting Group’s talent management expert believes certain human attributes are innate – and I don’t. We are heading for an interesting clash.