Culture and Leadership | Hybrid | Remote Work

Zoom Fatigue Is Real. But There Are Upsides to Platforms, Too.

By Ted Bauer

Much is made about "Zoom fatigue" and the loss of innovation in a platform-centric workplace. But before we accept these narratives as fact, let's examine some of the upsides—and how best to leverage them.

November 5th, 2021

Here’s why you may be about to argue with family over the holidays—and how to pivot.

By Joy VerPlanck, D.E.T., Emma Sarro, Ph.D.

Familial arguments are common over the holidays—but there are brain-friendly tactics you can use to stay on friendly and firm common ground.

November 23rd, 2021

We’re Doing Downtime Wrong

By Jay Dixit

To perform at our best, our brains need rest — but downtime isn’t what we think.

November 19th, 2021

Cognitive Capacity | Culture and Leadership

Five Ways to Deal with ‘Cog Fog’

By Sherilyn George-Clinton, Emma Sarro, Ph.D.

If you think your brain has become more foggy in the past year, you're not alone. Research shows the pandemic has given us all a bit more cog fog. Here's how to conquer it.

November 17th, 2021

Allyship | Culture & Leadership | Diversity & Inclusion | Leadership

This ‘Soft’ Leadership Trait Wins at War and at the Office

By Joy VerPlanck, D.E.T.

One soft skill has a place on the battlefield, the boardroom, the breakroom, and the Zoom room. Immerse yourself in stories that illustrate the benefits of compassion in any setting.

November 9th, 2021

DEI | Hybrid Work | Inclusion

A Number We Should All Care About More

By Janet M. Stovall

As companies return to office, a staggering statistic has arisen: only 3% of Black Professionals want to return to in-person work. Why?

October 29th, 2021

Bias | Hybrid Work | SEEDS

The Five Biggest Biases Holding Workers Back

By Ted Bauer, Emma Sarro, Ph.D.

If you have a brain, you have bias. Some biases create bigger blind spots for decision-making, however. We’re seeing that a lot now as organizations try to redefine work and the employer-employee relationship.

October 26th, 2021

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