Here are some publications I hope you will find helpful:
Brené Brown: The power of vulnerability (20:16)
Brené Brown studies human connection — our ability to empathize, belong, love. In a poignant, funny talk, she shares a deep insight from her research, one that sent her on a personal quest to know herself as well as to understand humanity. A talk to share.
What Business Can Learn From the Greatest Comeback in Sports History
During last fall’s America’s Cup, Oracle Team USA staged the greatest comeback in modern sports history. Hoping to find some generalizable lessons from the spectacular turnaround, Harvard Business Review spent time learning about what happened from one of the crew, grinder Gilberto Nobili. What they heard suggested six pieces of advice that leaders of land-based businesses might do just as well to heed.
23 and 1/2 hours: What is the single best thing we can do for our health? (9:18)
Dr. Mike Evans demonstrates the single best thing we can do for our health. This intervention reduces the progression of dementia and alzheimers by 50%, reduces the progression of diabetes by 58%, reduces anxiety by 48% and relieves the impact of depression by 30-57%, depending on the dosage. What is this miracle intervention?
TED Talk: Dan Pallotta: The way we think about charity is dead wrong. (18:51)
Activist and fundraiser Dan Pallotta calls out the double standard that drives our broken relationship to charities. Too many nonprofits, he says, are rewarded for how little they spend — not for what they get done. Instead of equating frugality with morality, he asks us to start rewarding charities for their big goals and big accomplishments (even if that comes with big expenses). In this bold talk, he says: Let’s change the way we think about changing the world.