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Amygdala Hijacking on Jan 29, 2012 in Just Ask LeadershipAmygdala hijacking occurs when a stimulus causes an unusual and excessive emotional reaction. The term was coined by Daniel Goleman, who wrote Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ. Neurologically speaking, rather than routing a stim...



Turning Down Your Contrast on Jan 29, 2012 in Leadership, Blind Spots, Executive coaching tip, Systems Thinking, WisdomThe more you lead, the more you may be accustomed to hearing and believing your own voice. And the more you may tune out other voices. Successful leaders, in particular, have the propensity to believe in themselves and their opinions to a great and p...



Eternal Leadership on Jan 29, 2012 in Just Ask Leadership, Leadership, Decision Making, Leadership Qualities, Meaning of Life, Organizational Culture, WisdomLeaders in all spheres–education, business, politics, sports–feel compelled to address short-term concerns, now more than ever. The pressure to show results quickly is so very strong. If positive results don’t come soon enough, lead...



The Ben Franklin Effect on Jan 23, 2012 in Business, Business Leadership, Exceptional Leadership, Leadership, Executive coaching tip, Making Change Happen, WisdomMost leaders believe it is better to give than it is to receive, but they may not pay attention to giving and receiving patterns, as well as psychological motivations behind these patterns. Ben Franklin said, “He that has once done you a kindne...



The Conscience of Huckleberry Finn on Jan 21, 2012 in Exceptional Leadership, Decision Making, Heroic Journey, influence, WisdomBy Jonathan Bennett In this paper I shall present not just the conscience of Huckleberry Finn but two others as well. One of them is the conscience of Heinrich Himmler. He became a Nazi in 1923; he served drably and quietly, but well, and was rewa...



The One Who Walk Away From Omelas on Jan 21, 2012 in Just Ask Leadershipby Ursula K. Le Guin With a clamor of bells that set the swallows soaring, the Festival of Summer came to the city Omelas, bright-towered by the sea. The rigging of the boats in harbor sparkled with flags. In the streets between houses with red roofs...