There exists a chasm between what our organisations claim to do for people and sadly what they actually end up doing to them.
Tag: workplace culture
Is your workplace mentally healthy?
Do you believe your workplace is mentally healthy? Chances are if you’re a leader of a team or workplace your answer to that question could be completely out of whack with the opinion of your frontline employees. New research from beyondblue (an independent not for profit Australian organisation working to improve mental health) shows that while 71% of leaders feel…
Learn about the stunning science behind teambleu by watching this fascinating TEDx Talk by Dr Alia Crum, Assistant Professor of Psychology at Stanford University.
Mindset is key to good health
The fascinating results of a Stanford University study released last week have once again highlighted the extraordinary power of our beliefs and thoughts – our mindset.
Is this the greatest company in the world?
The greatest most innovative company in the world is not Apple, Facebook or Google. It will not be found in Silicon Valley. All companies today should be exploring new ways of implementing freedom and democracy in the workplace. They should be doing so aggressively, ambitiously and with no shortage of imagination. I’m often met with incredulity when expressing these beliefs.…
The happy secret to better workplace performance
I came across this fantastic TED talk last week by Shawn Achor, psychologist & CEO of Good Think Inc. It was so good I just had to share. Ultimately nothing of what Shawn has to say is particularly groundbreaking or revolutionary. It is great common sense but presented in such a way that it is very compelling. It really spoke…