Brainware Vault

Embracing Uncomfortable Conversations: Leaning Out to Create Authentic Connections

Noël found herself mentally fatigued, burned out, and disengaged from her work. How did she end up here when she felt so energized by this new role just a short while ago? Even before the Pandemic, Noël started feeling discouraged and isolated from her colleagues. …

The ROI of Trust

Trust is like oxygen. It is an essential element that drives engagement and fuels performance. It fosters inclusiveness and binds a group of diverse people together to pursue a common purpose. Too often, leaders take it for granted – until it becomes dangerously low. Then, …

Vital Signs

The past thirty years have seen the proliferation of KPI’s, OKR’s, Balanced Score Cards, and people metrics of all types. Echoing Peter Drucker’s mantra, “If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it.”, the underlying (and well supported) premise is that through better data and …