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I took Sheryl Sandberg’s free 20-minute course on resilience to help me cope with the loss of my brother. Here are the best life-changing lessons on inner strength everyone could use right now.

My brother died of an accidental opioid overdose in May 2019 and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s husband died in 2015 of a heart attack. A few weeks ago, Sandberg and I spoke about grief during a time when virtually everyone is experiencing it. That conversation inspired me to enroll in […]
I took Sheryl Sandberg’s free 20-minute course on resilience to help me cope with the loss of my brother. Here are the best life-changing lessons on inner strength everyone could use right now.
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Amantha Imber interviews top business leaders on her popular podcast ‘How I Work’. Here are some of tips she’s picked up.

Inventium founder Amantha Imber has a podcast named “How I Work”, which explores the tactics different business leaders employ to get stuff done effectively. Imber shared the top tips she has learned from business leaders – including Wharton professor Adam Grant, WordPress Co-founder Matt Mullenweg and former Pinterest president Tim […]
Amantha Imber interviews top business leaders on her popular podcast ‘How I Work’. Here are some of tips she’s picked up.
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Adam Grant explains why introverts will make better leaders in the future

Organizational psychologist Adam Grant says his research shows that introverts and extroverts are equally as effective as leaders. Grant says introverts are better leaders with proactive teams where people are bringing a lot of ideas and taking initiative. Adam Grant is an organizational psychologist and professor at Wharton. Grant went […]
Adam Grant explains why introverts will make better leaders in the future
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How to get your employees to reveal their true motives

Organizational psychologist Adam Grant says if leaders want to get a sense of an employee’s integrity, they should ask them about their coworkers’ behaviour. Grant says people will project their own motives and behaviour onto others. For example, if you want to know if an employee is stealing, ask them […]
How to get your employees to reveal their true motives
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A Wharton professor and organizational psychologist says leaders promote the wrong people, exit interviews miss the point, and there’s an easy way to find out if someone is stealing

Organizational psychologist Adam Grant went to the World Economic Forum in Davos last year to find out what the world’s most influential leaders had to say about power. His learnings have been compiled into an Audible original called “Power Moves.” Grant says leaders are often bad judges of character. He […]
A Wharton professor and organizational psychologist says leaders promote the wrong people, exit interviews miss the point, and there’s an easy way to find out if someone is stealing
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The world’s largest hedge fund told an employee he was a bad manager in front of 200 people — and he found it ‘energizing’

Bridgewater Associates is the world’s largest hedge fund. On his new podcast, Wharton professor Adam Grant spoke to some Bridgewater employees about their culture of “radical transparency.” One manager remembered finding out in front of 200 coworkers that he’d been ranked the worst performer. He said it “energised” him by […]
The world’s largest hedge fund told an employee he was a bad manager in front of 200 people  —  and he found it ‘energizing’