Category Archives: Motivation

17 Examples of Some of the Greatest Introverted Leaders

17 Examples of Some of the Greatest Introverted Leaders

Some of the best leaders are those who challenge the traditional notions of leadership. These individuals find ways to innovate, spark movements, and guide countries and companies in ways that suit their personal strengths. Take Steve Wozniak, for example. People in the tech world will recognize his name, but the everyday person is likely more… Continue Reading

5 Ways for Introverts to Improve as Leaders

5 Ways for Introverts to Improve as Leaders

What is the difference between extroversion and introversion, and what might it have to do with leadership? From a science perspective, one key difference is found in the way individuals respond to the neurotransmitters dopamine and acetylcholine. Neuroscientists have found dopamine to be a greater motivator of extroverts, while acetylcholine is better suited for introverts.… Continue Reading

3 Ways Leaders Can Motivate Others

3 Ways Leaders Can Motivate Others

In one of the more recent and influential books on motivation, New York Times best-selling author Daniel H. Pink argues against traditional convention. He outlines an interesting divide between what science has revealed and how organizations operate, pointing out that the traditional approach to incentives (raises, bonuses, etc.) has become outdated. Pink offers a new… Continue Reading