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The Power of Vulnerability – by Dr. Brene’ Brown


Vulnerability is not something we usually associate with being powerful.  Quite the opposite in fact.  Yet, it is indeed one of our greatest strengths as human beings.  It is where we connect the deepest with ourselves and others.  It perhaps is the core … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Confident and Cocky


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At first glance, confidence and arrogance share many of the same trademarks: head held high, an ability to dive in and speak up, and a sense of pride in accomplishments. Upon deeper examination, however, arrogance and confidence…

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Insane Genius


Why Are Genius and Madness Connected? | Creativity and Mental Illness | LiveScience. When one thinks of it, it makes sense that genius and madness are connected – different sides of the same coin.  How else could such genius of … Continue reading

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incongruency


Its doesn’t matter who or what a person declares themselves to be as long as their talk – what they say – and their walk – what they do are congruent.  In the blog Transparency is more expedient than Lying, author, Dr. … Continue reading

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intuition or reason?


“The intellect has little to do on the road to discovery; the only real valuable thing is intuition.” – Albert Einstein Intuition is the faculty of attaining cognition “without clear rational thought and inference.”  Increasingly, this intuitive “ability to foresee” is being assessed as a valuable … Continue reading

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social and ecological Intelligence


For an overview about the importance of social Intelligence, read “Are You a Socially Intelligent Leader? ” and “Social Intelligence and the Biology of Leadership”  by Daniel Goleman and Richard Boyatz in the September 2008 Harvard Business Review.   Visit http://www.morethansound.net./ for more from Daniel Goleman and other leaders in … Continue reading

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