What’s Our Ambition?

The Leadership ABCs are at the very core of my upcoming book, Mind Growing. But while most leaders think “I’ve already got ambition!” there’s a little more to it… Your Ambition – the direction that both you and your team will engage with – needs to come from the heart. As I describe in my…

How To Get Ahead By Getting Along

In my last article, I talked about the three different brain areas and how they impact the way we lead. Now I’d like to focus on one particular area that fascinates me in particular – the mammalian limbic system. Why? Because we work in human systems. Whether it’s at the team level or we’re considering…

Neuroleadership and Personality Development

30 years ago, my professor Jean-Piere De Waele said something that has always stuck with me: “The brain is the only organ in the world that studies itself”. It’s true, and it’s fascinating. Our brains play a huge role in the way we interact with others, communicate, and lead. So how can we lead with…

Origins of The New Leadership ABCs

In my upcoming book Mind Growing, I introduce The New Leadership ABCs as a framework – a tool – for leaders to develop a new vision of leadership. Throughout my career, and as I’ve discussed in my previous blog posts, it’s become more and more apparent that organizations are in dire need of fresh approaches…

Mind Growing, The New Leadership ABC in a Nutshell

The New Leadership ABC is a simple acronym that I’ve developed to help leaders create a passionate, engaged workplace culture. The full concept will be introduced in more detail in my book Mind Growing that will be published in the beginning of next year. Underpinning this new approach to leadership is the recognition that different…