The One Way to Become Smarter

I am very interested in how to improve human judgment. All leadership success, and yes, life success depends on it. Harvard-based researchers have spent years proving that virtually all of us are irrationally biased.  We all have opinions that are not based on facts...

We Need a Million SMART Women

My stomach is on fire.  I am not sleeping well.  As I write this, my head is still pounding.  My brain feels like it is stuffed inside a snare drum that relentlessly beats on . . . rat-a-tat-tat . . . by a crazed, grinning wild man. Stop it, I tell myself.  You are...

How You and Hillary Can Win

Do you wonder what the world would be like if half of our world leaders, military commanders, parliaments and cabinets were composed of women?  Would the world be more prosperous, more educated, less violent, less environmentally destructive, more . . . well, better?...

Think Like a Goddess Rules

Maintaining your psychological balance is difficult.  Human thinking is loaded with land mines.  Our thoughts about our significant relationships and life experiences constantly churn in the daily whirlpool of trivial events, superficial relationships, personal moods...

Why Diversity Programs Suck

I use the word ‘Suck’ in the title for two reasons. First, there’s overwhelming evidence corporate diversity programs don’t work to achieve either the social or business goals of diversity. Second, diversity and inclusion programs suck the attention and energy away...