How To Receive Feedback With a Growth Mindset

How To Receive Feedback With a Growth Mindset

The Leadership Practices Inventory 360° created by Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner is an assessment tool to measure leadership effectiveness. Team members are asked to rank their leaders on 30 behavioural statements. Of the 30, the worst scoring one of all is, ‘Asks for...
Using mindfulness to transform ourselves

Using mindfulness to transform ourselves

Great leaders have the capacity to stay true under fire, to stay calm balanced when they are surrounded by chaos, to stay kind and respectful when feeling angry or frustrated, to take responsibility for their behaviours. However, this capacity does not come naturally....
Mindful leaders pay attention

Mindful leaders pay attention

Once a philosopher visited an enlightened Zen master. Eager to get to the heart of the matter, the philosopher asked, ‘What is the essential teaching of Zen?’  ‘Attention,’ the teacher replied.  The scholar was taken aback by this unexpected answer. ‘I didn’t ask you...