The best question you can ask: How fascinating! What can I learn from this?

As part of the Nokia Smarter Everyday program myself and some members of the Brilliant Noise team were lucky enough to sit in on a coaching session with the clever and inspirational┬áCaroline Webb, founder of the McKinsey leadership practice and CEO┬áSeven Shift Leadership. Caroline is an expert on emotional intelligence and applying cognitive science to…… Continue reading The best question you can ask: How fascinating! What can I learn from this?

Turning down the distraction on our devices

Apps. When did they get so needy? Like newly hatched chicks they chirrup and gawp, those little red dots having a similar cognitive effect on us to a chick’s open beak does for its parents – except we cough up some some attention instead of food. When we get a new phone (or a new…… Continue reading Turning down the distraction on our devices