What motivates us to work? Contrary to conventional wisdom, it isn’t just money. But it’s not exactly joy either. It seems that most of us thrive by making constant …
Listen with curiosity. Speak with honesty. Act with integrity. The greatest problem with communication is we don?t listen to understand. We listen to reply. When we listen with curiosity, we don?t listen with the intent to reply. We listen for what?s behind the words.
— Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart
You can?t inspire and lead people without earning their attention. You achieve that in a counter-intuitive way ? by paying close attention to what interests them.
— Phil Dourado, The 60 Second Leader: Everything You Need to Know about Leadership, in One Minute Bites