Book of the Day – The Loudest Duck

Today's Book of the Day is The Loudest Duck, written by Laura A. Liswood and published in 2009 by Wiley. Laura Liswood is Secretary General of the Council of Women World Leaders, which is composed of 72 women presidents, prime ministers, and heads of government. which she co-founded in August 1996 with President Vigdís Finnbogadóttir…

Book of the Day – Gamify

Today's Book of the Day is Gamify: How Gamification Motivates People to Do Extraordinary Things, written by Brian Burke and published in 2014 by Routledge. Brian Burke is an international expert in enterprise architecture at Gartner, where he developed research in fields like gamification, innovation management, and IT strategy. Gamify, by Brian Burke I have…

Book Of The Day – Neuroplasticity by Antonio Matteo Bruscella

Today's Book Of The Day is Neuroplasticity by Antonio Matteo Bruscella, an excellent book to learn about this approach. Neuroplasticity by Antonio Matteo Bruscella Dr. Bruscella is an Italian psychologist and psychotherapist specializing in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Neuroplasticity is the ability of the brain to change its neural pathways and synapses when facing events that…

Inclusive management

Managing should be inclusive way more than hierarchical or controlling. When everyone feels as an active part of a whole, amazing things can be achieved. I see it quite often, in my business coaching and consulting job: managers who still believe that their job is to have people under their supervision, control, and command. Yet,…

Are you stressed?

Stress today is one of the most frequent reasons for employees to call sick days. Also, stress is a (not so silent) killer: it causes directly or indirectly several illnesses such as heart problems, blood pressure issues, digestive issues, skin or hair issues, and sexual dysfunction, just to name some. Photo by Pedro Figueras on…