Why we should know the working of the brain – A primer

Reading and understanding iconic books like Start with Why, Find your why by Simon Sinek, Emotional Intelligence by Travis Bradberry, Talk like TED by Carmine Gallo would go a long way in helping understand the very complex human brain. Neo cortex is the part of brain that helps us in rational thinking while limbic brainContinue reading “Why we should know the working of the brain – A primer”

When leaders violate their ALPHA position – Simon Sinek quote

“If our leaders are to enjoy the trappings of their position in the hierarchy, then we expect them to offer us protection. The problem is, for many of the overpaid leaders, we know that they took the money and perks and didn’t offer protection to their people. In some cases, they even sacrificed their peopleContinue reading “When leaders violate their ALPHA position – Simon Sinek quote”

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”