What makes you get out of bed and come to work every day? What drives you to stay late working on a project with your team? What caused you to work hard enough to get to where you are today?

Dan Ariely, a behavioral economist, says the answer is that we care about reaching the end. We care about the fight and the challenge. We care about making our life and work meaningful.

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I Don’t Need Leadership Training!

“I’m an executive in our company. I don’t need leadership training!”

I would venture to guess that the majority of people who are members of a company’s executive team would think, if not actually say, these words. But if we asked those same executives if someone else on their team needed to improve their leadership skills, we’d get an irrefutable “Yes!”

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