When it comes to working across differences, such as culture, does your brain work for you or against you? Brain research is showing that despite our good intentions, the brain can trip us up when it comes to working and communicating effectively across cultures and differences. Change, complexity and turbulent times can tax the brain’s […]

Design Thinking (DT) As we are faced by consistent uncertainty, often termed the VUCA world (volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous), the nature of the 21st century is exactly the right time for organisations to embrace design thinking. Design thinking is one form of fresh thinking that provides a method for practical and creative problem-solving.  This […]

Brain Savvy Leaders Here’s the scenario… You’re a leader in an organisation that needs to become more competitive and there is constant pressure to increase productivity and drive better bottom line results. Yet, within your organisation silo-mentality abounds and there are teams who are competitive with each other in ways that don’t help your organisation […]

Change with the Brain in Mind The extent to which our brains are social is significantly underestimated by leaders and when it comes to managing change, this can present enormous challenges. It’s not surprising that such a high percentage of change projects fail, as the change is rarely seen through the social brain lens. How […]