• Great Expeditions
    Great Expeditions

    Managing organization-wide change is daunting but the journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step.

  • “Burnout Is Insidious: It Sneaks Up on You, Gradually Gnawing Away at You Over Time.”
    Dr. Jacinta Jiménez
    “Burnout Is Insidious: It Sneaks Up on You, Gradually Gnawing Away at You Over Time.”

    Jacinta Jiménez, author of The Burnout Fix, on prevention, treatment and reintegration in case of burnout – a topic that still too few people talk about or act on.

  • “Pettiness Costs a Lot of Time, Money And Morale.”
    “Pettiness Costs a Lot of Time, Money And Morale.”

    Alex Alonso, chief knowledge officer at SHRM, on the hidden costs of workplace niggles, what disasters can result from borrowing Kleenex tissues from the neighbor’s desk – and how to prevent all that from happening…

  • To Understand One of the Most Important Paradigm Shifts Ever, We Need a Radical Change of Mind-Set
    To Understand One of the Most Important Paradigm Shifts Ever, We Need a Radical Change of Mind-Set

    In contrast to classical physics, quantum theory – applied in physics, mechanics and biology – describes phenomena that are often counterintuitive to human thought. But the technology based on it will fundamentally change our world.

  • Hands-on Advice
    Hands-on Advice

    A list of some of getAbstract's most actionable summaries for tackling a specific challenge.

  • Staying Cool at the Penalty Kick
    Staying Cool at the Penalty Kick

    … and other useful insights from the world of soccer.

  • Rough Landings
    Rough Landings

    What a year and a half of home office has done to our physical co-working skills – and how we’re relearning them.

  • People Will Only Leave Their Comfort Zone from a Safe Place
    People Will Only Leave Their Comfort Zone from a Safe Place

    You don’t want your team to “play it safe.” You want people to feel safe to play – as in pitching their ideas, performing to their potential and challenging the status quo.

  • Team-Building with “Yes, And…”
    Team-Building with “Yes, And…”

    Incorporate these improvisation techniques to build team trust, coherence and creativity.

  • “We Need to Relearn How to Build Authentic Relationships.”
    “We Need to Relearn How to Build Authentic Relationships.”

    Leadership coach Maya Hu-Chan explains how an ancient Chinese concept can help leaders build the human skills necessary to thrive in today’s multicultural and multigenerational work environment.