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Are you trying too hard?

In this video, I talk about task exhaustion, and how to overcome it. We are trained to focus and get things done, but when we try too hard, sometimes we find ourselves more and more distracted. How can we set ourselves up to succeed? Transcript Highlights: Lauren: We’re going to go to Peter Bregman, on […]

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How to Stop Procrastinating

In this video, I address how to follow through on resolutions and goals. It can be scary to start projects that are important to us, because failing could have existential ramifications. What is the first thing we need to do before we stop procrastinating and start creating?

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Do You Really Need To Say Thank You?

In this video, I talk about whether, in this age of transactional texting and email, saying thank you is an outdated gesture or an important value in relating to others. With the number of emails we all receive, are we better off leaving many unanswered – even things like compliments – or should we spend […]

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Are you encouraging bad habits?

In this video, I talk about how repeated mistakes can impact productivity in the workplace. For example, we don’t choose to be late–we choose to not stop what we’re doing, and that makes us late. If we do this over and over again, we are training ourselves to carry out these bad habits. The question […]

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What is your career “sweet spot”?

In this video, I talk about finding your career “sweet spot” — the intersection of our strengths, weaknesses, passions, and differences. Ideally you will want to spend a good portion of your career in this spot, where you will have these elements come together and have your weaknesses work for you. The question is: once […]

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Are You “Present”?

In this video, I talk about the emotional stress tied to leadership. As a leader, you are constantly being judged. The problem is that sometimes your actions may be misinterpreted because you’re distracted and not present to the situation at hand. The question is: how can you be present in the moment you’re in? During […]

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