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How to Be Visionary

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What sets apart the most visionary, timeless and inspiring companies and people from those who are merely successful? Contrary to what you may guess, it’s not great leadership, ideas or timing. Rather, the recipe for becoming a visionary and achieving long-term success is value-driven and surprisingly easy to learn from. Over the course of six […]

How the Science of People Does Research

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One of the questions I’m often asked about the Science of People is how we choose what topics we research to write about and create videos for. If you’ve ever wondered that or wanted to know how we gather our research, then today is your lucky day because I’m going to share with you what […]

The Science of Curiosity

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Did curiosity really kill the cat? I’m sure you’ve heard this expression before, but what is curiosity and how does it work? Albert Einstein once said: “I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.” What exactly goes on in our brains when something piques our attention? A study which was published in Neuron magazine suggested that […]

What are you hiding?

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I get hundreds of emails every day — heartfelt stories, personal confessions, secrets. No matter what the topic, every single person shares one thing in common. It’s what no one wants to talk about: Many of us have a secret part of ourselves we feel we cannot share. Whether we are hiding a small quirk or a […]

Laughter Lunch: 10 Videos to Make You Laugh

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How do you spend your lunch break? If you’re like an estimated 80% of professionals, you probably hurriedly eat your food while continuing to work. About a year ago I realized working through lunch or skimming social media (sometimes good, sometimes boring, sometimes bad) was not great. Then I read a quote that was something […]

Book Club Book: Shark Tales

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Shark Tales: How I Turned $1,000 into a Billion Dollar Business By: Barbara Corcoran Book Description: The inspiring true story of Shark Tank star Barbara Corcoran–and her best advice for anyone starting a business. After failing at twenty-two jobs, Barbara Corcoran borrowed $1,000 from a boyfriend, quit her job as a diner waitress, and started a tiny real estate […]

The Science of Storytelling

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You’ve heard that storytelling is important in business, and in life. That it’s a powerful tool that has lasting impact. But why is that? And how can you become better at it? Below, we’ll explain the effect of storytelling on our brain, and then give you five tips on how to become a better storyteller. […]

The Authenticity Crisis

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Just be yourself. Don’t pretend to be something you’re not. Be genuine. Try to be more authentic. But, really folks. What does authenticity really mean? Am I the only one who struggles with this question? Am I the only one who has a small identity crisis whenever someone tells me to ‘just be myself?’ I […]

Persuasion Tactics of the World’s Greatest Leaders

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Do you think the world’s greatest leaders primarily use logic or emotion? How do they persuade? How are they memorable? In the post below from Quantified Communications, you can find out. The amazing Sarah Weber kindly gave us permission for a repost (thank you!!), originally published here. We analyzed the communication patterns of the global leaders on Fortune’s […]

The Science of Contempt

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Contempt is the most underestimated feeling. It’s one of the seven basic emotions that every human experiences on a regular basis yet, unlike the others including happiness and anger, we rarely talk about it. Think about it, when was the last time you had a conversation with someone and they said they’re feeling contemptuous? Probably […]

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