Charisma v/s Energy – Simon Sinek quote

“Charisma has nothing to do with energy; it comes from a clarity of WHY. It comes from absolute conviction in an ideal bigger than oneself. Energy, in contrast, comes from a good night’s sleep or lots of caffeine. Energy can excite. But only charisma can inspire. Charisma commands loyalty. Energy does not.” – Simon Sinek

Understanding “Selfish” and “selfless” happiness hormones in our veins

Very recently I had the honor of reading “Leaders Eat Last” by Simon Sinek, the author of the hugely popular “Start with Why”. This book is an amazing read for the simple fact that by means of biology the author has explained how to beat stress in our fast paced lives by sticking to ethics.Continue reading “Understanding “Selfish” and “selfless” happiness hormones in our veins”

How to judge whether you are a leader – Simon Sinek quote

The following very simple Simon Sinek quote defines the boundary of a true leader.It is not because of rank or position but by choice that one can become a leader and inspire others. “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” – Simon Sinek

What kind of individuals do great companies hire? – Simon Sinek quote

The follow amazing Simon Sinek quote just highlights the difference between the great and not so great companies…. Great companies don’t hire skilled people and motivate them, they hire already motivated people and inspire them. People are either motivated or they are not. Unless you give motivated people something to believe in, something bigger thanContinue reading “What kind of individuals do great companies hire? – Simon Sinek quote”

What draws us towards great leaders & organizations – Simon Sinek quote

Human beings right from the caveman times have always felt a sense of belonging.Human bonds are unique to homo sapiens and separates us from other animals around us. The need to feel safe in a group is a basic instinct that all human beings have and are attracted by.This is the reason we perform atContinue reading “What draws us towards great leaders & organizations – Simon Sinek quote”

Two ways to influence human behavior – Simon Sinek quote

There are only and only two ways to influence human behavior.Depending on the kind of personality we are we need to choose the corresponding approach.The choice of course is ours.. Please find below an awesome Simon Sinek quote on the same…. “There are only two ways to influence human behavior: you can manipulate it orContinue reading “Two ways to influence human behavior – Simon Sinek quote”

The journey of WHY Discovery for individuals – Lessons learnt from “Find Your Why”

Find Your Why from Simon Sinek , David Mead and Peter Docker is the follow up book to Start With Why by Simon Sinek. The Why Discovery for individuals is something I found simply fascinating. The distance the authors have gone in explaining the scientific approach to discovering WHY is simply awesome. An individual whoContinue reading “The journey of WHY Discovery for individuals – Lessons learnt from “Find Your Why””

Construct of a “WHY” – Lessons learnt from FIND YOUR WHY

We have all come across concepts of WHY , Golden circle , Circle of Safety by Simon Sinek in his books Start with Why as well as Leaders Eat Last. The book Find Your Why goes one step further in trying to help individuals as well as tribes find their own WHY. To summarize theContinue reading “Construct of a “WHY” – Lessons learnt from FIND YOUR WHY”