Growth Mindset

The Biggest Myth About Growth Mindset

By Private: Andrea Derler, PhD

Growth mindset has gained a lot of popularity in organizations over the past decade, now standing as many leaders’ favorite buzzword for boosting productivity. But […]

August 21st, 2018


The Benefits — and Risks — of Thinking Big Picture: A Summit Q&A with Marlone Henderson

By Jay Dixit

The human brain can think about objects and events at various “levels of construal” — from the abstract, high-level, and conceptual all the way down […]

August 20th, 2018

Feedback | Leadership | Performance

How Microsoft Transformed Its Approach to Feedback

By Jay Dixit

Microsoft turned to the NeuroLeadership Institute to enlist our help in designing a new approach to feedback — one grounded in the neuroscience.

August 14th, 2018

DEI | Teams

The Smartest Teams Embrace the ‘Diversity Paradox’

By Chris Weller, Jay Dixit

Business leaders can learn a lot about diversity from college kids solving fake murders. It was 2009. Northwestern University researchers had just given groups of […]

August 13th, 2018

DEI | Leadership

What Pilots and Nurses Can Teach Organizations About Decision-Making

By Chris Weller

If leaders want to make the best decisions possible, it’s critical for their employees to feel confident about voicing opinions that challenge the status quo […]

August 9th, 2018

Bias | DEI | Inclusion | Leadership

5 Habits for Holding Less-Biased Meetings

By Chris Weller

Bias isn’t just something that happens within a person. It also happens between people — namely, in meetings. Without meaning to, people at the head […]

August 9th, 2018

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