Category Archives: leadership

Ode to One Senator’s Brain Based Innovation!

      Comments Off on Ode to One Senator’s Brain Based Innovation!

As a registered “independent” and as MBA professor of leadership,  I support men and women on either side of any isle who chase truth, facilitate benefits for all concerned, and lead innovation with the brain in mind. Jeff Flake led an innovative improvement this week. that exemplifies my master level… Read more »

Why Let it Go?

      Comments Off on Why Let it Go?

A good friend of mine, who is also a highly successful leader, found it especially hard to access serotonin and let go of words his daughter spoke. He was still grieving the death of his wife and best friend when asked to babysit a new grandchild to accommodate a date… Read more »

Tone to Disagree Takes Humility

      Comments Off on Tone to Disagree Takes Humility

He emerged unexpectedly in a brain based leadership grad course I taught. Like a jewel’s multiple hues glitter in flashes of sunlight his wit and wisdom became our glow. This grad student could easily have taught the course. Instead he taught our entire graduate community by his humble tone, how… Read more »

Does Genius IQ Require Ethical Character?

      14 Comments on Does Genius IQ Require Ethical Character?

Can people be considered genius – without a stellar moral compass to guide actions such as integrity or kindness to others? Are swindlers enabled in your circles, under the guise of intelligence? In an age where horizons shift, leaders look past moral failures in favor of personal gain, and finer… Read more »

Experts’ 2018 Top Learning Predictions!

      Comments Off on Experts’ 2018 Top Learning Predictions!

Do you agree with hot leadership predictions listed over at the Edvocate by Matthew Lynch. Predictions come from dozens of forward thinking experts below – about learning’s fate in 2018? Below are many experts we value and you can find each of their predictions over at at The Edvocate Global… Read more »

How Do You Look Beyond Losing Leaders?

      Comments Off on How Do You Look Beyond Losing Leaders?

If you’re ready to slog past politics, side-step broken systems, or look beyond self-serving leaders who let us down daily, read on … The best solution to leaders who lose our trust, is your leadership and mine. When we lead with care, we  courageously propose possibilities for all.  We move… Read more »

Mutual Mentoring When All Teach – All Learn – and ALL Lead!

      Comments Off on Mutual Mentoring When All Teach – All Learn – and ALL Lead!

Do races come together for you in ways that value all? Does the age gap narrow? Do people play their way together to deeper understanding of new era skills? In traditional teams that respond to the question, How smart are you? the answer is likely NO. Excited that Wiley Press… Read more »

10 Playful Pathways into Imagination

      8 Comments on 10 Playful Pathways into Imagination

Luckily, the human brain comes with unique equipment to free your mind, solve problems, or create adventures many crave but most people fail to imagine for themselves. Follow one or two  new neuron pathways today and watch limiting habits fade as rigid ruts yield to infinite imaginings. It’s really about… Read more »

Why We Give Valentines to the Wrong People

      Comments Off on Why We Give Valentines to the Wrong People

It’s a thing we rarely admit, we go to extremes to avoid, and then we fall into the same pattern again. You’ve likely seen it too. We give Valentines to the wrong people. In part, this happens because we lack confidence it takes to let others in to be cared… Read more »

Could Mindfulness Counter Dark Money with Richer Brainpower?

      Comments Off on Could Mindfulness Counter Dark Money with Richer Brainpower?

In response to Jane Mayer’s  mind-bending book, Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right, what if we take another look at mindful brains beyond bucks? If an immediate response is urgent, and I think it is,  how can we each help lead… Read more »