The Leading Brain: Neuroscience Hacks to Work Smarter, Better, Happier

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There’s a revolution taking place that most businesses are still unaware of. The understanding of how our brains work has radically shifted, exploding long-held myths about our everyday cognitive performance and fundamentally changing the way we engage and succeed in the workplace.

Combining their expertise in both neuropsychology and management consulting, neuropsychologist Friederike Fabritius and leadership expert Dr. Hans W. Hagemann present simple yet powerful strategies for:

– Sharpening focus
– Achieving the highest performance
– Learning and retaining information more efficiently
– Improving complex decision-making
– Cultivating trust and building strong teams

Based on the authors’ popular leadership programs, which have been delivered to tens of thousands of leaders all over the world, this clear, insightful, and engaging book will help both individuals and teams perform at their maximum potential, delivering extraordinary results.

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Publisher : TarcherPerigee;

A cutting-edge guide to applying the latest research in brain science to leadership – to sharpen performance, encourage innovation, and enhance job satisfaction.


**Featured on NPR, Success, Investor Business Daily, Thrive Global, MindBodyGreen, The Chicago Tribune, and more**

Editorial Reviews


The Leading Brain is the best integration of neuroscience and leadership that I have ever seen.”
–Dr. Jonathan SchoolerNeuroscientist and Professor at UC Santa Barbara“Combines neuroscience and leadership in a way that is both highly informative and fun. The Leading Brain covers a vast array of fascinating topics, such as habit formation, emotional regulation, intuition, and optimal decision making. There are tons of useful strategies in this book that you can apply to your life and your work right away!”
— Scott Barry Kaufman, co-author, Wired to Create: Unravelling the Mysteries of the Creative Mind
“Breathtaking. It’s both a lecture on modern sciences and kind of a thriller. I’ve never read a book on management so fast.”
Peter GerberCEO of Lufthansa Cargo

“Really enjoyable and informative. Covers much of what I teach my students, that they must take command of their own psychological machinery to be successful in any endeavor. I hope to incorporate many of the lessons in my lectures and recommend the book to my students.”
Ken SingerManaging Director, Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology, UC Berkeley

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