Though Psychological Safety sounds warm and cozy, it's really about making hard things possible... like intellectual friction, learning and connection.
Mary Ellen Sanajko
It's something I've been asked by sales managers who thought Compassionate Leadership was “too soft”. What they learned from research by Google (and me).
Difficult situations are, well, difficult. The neuroscience behind the distinctions between Empathy & Compassion, and how it can help us when things get hard.
But they sure feel like they are sometimes. Strategies from emotions research to bring our best as we navigate the “next normal’s”.
COVID feels like an ode to Bill Murray & Punxsutawney Phil that can offer hard-won lessons sure to enrich our post-pandemic lives, if we’re willing to look.
2020. One year. Decades’ worth of invaluable lessons. And a chance to gain a sweet something the researchers call post-traumatic growth.
We’re feeling grumpy, depressed, and tired of public health recommendations. Getting over the hump with research-backed tips from a refreshed Stephen Covey classic.
Research behind the art & science of Dr. Bonnie Henry's Compassionate Leadership, and ideas from leaders at the front lines of COVID on how to bring it to life.
Information & Ideas from the experts (i.e. not me) to move beyond the shame, fear and privilege that can stall important and necessary conversations.
Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous: our new "normal". Ugh. How Emotional Intelligence superpowers help us grow stronger despite the COVID-19 cryptonite.