Empathy | Leadership | SCARF

How to Listen Deeply: A Guide for Organizations

By Jay Dixit, Dr. David Rock

Organizations seeking to support their workforces should start with listening. It won't erase inequity, but it can help us define what changes are needed.

September 29th, 2022

Empathy | Leadership | SCARF

Softening the Blow on the Worst Day Ever: How to Do Layoffs Right

By Laura Cassiday, Ph.D.

With many employees about to have their worst day ever, here’s the brain-friendly way to do layoffs.

September 27th, 2022

Behavior Change | Empathy | Storytelling

The Neuroscience of Story Listening

By Joy VerPlanck, D.E.T.

You may know the power of storytelling, but listening to a story is when the magic happens.

July 5th, 2022

Culture and Leadership | DEI | Empathy | Growth Mindset

It’s a Hard Week. Here’s How to Adjust Your Focus.

By Alyssa Abkowitz

Science-backed ways to help you make sense of the world in times of crisis.

May 26th, 2022

Culture and Leadership | DEI | Empathy | Growth Mindset

Latest from the Lab: The Dark Side of Reassessing a Stressful Situation

By Ryan Curl, Ph.D

It can be helpful to reassess situations to regulate our emotions. But when we’re quite stressed, that reassessment could turn malevolent.

May 24th, 2022

Culture and Leadership | DEI | Empathy | Growth Mindset | Inclusion

Hitting a Nerve: How a College Freshman Reminded the World That Change Is Hard

By Jessica Lewis

Transitions are tough. In this Q&A, we speak with a recent college graduate about what she’s learned about transitions, and why her viral video on the topic struck a nerve.

May 19th, 2022

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