How to escape when our brain gets stuck in a rut
In this series, we explore those chronically complex situations that so many of us find hard to get unstuck on. Whether you're a corporate executive with a new team, one in the middle of a big change, or have found it hard to build momentum where it matters -- this is where I encourage you to start. Getting stuck is human. Staying stuck is optional. See you in the convo. -
Being stuck sucks
Feeling stuck is never fun but as a leader it can dent our confidence, puts results at risk and have us questioning if we are up to task. Old world approaches are no match for new world business challenges, but now there’s a better way.
a simple strategy to use straight away
When the stakes are high and your brain gets stuck, this practical 60-second strategy will help you keep calm in the chaos and work out where to start. In this episode we’ll work it through, step-by-step, using your own example.
re-train your brain
Before we can get unstuck, we need to understand how disruption impacts our brain, especially when we find ourselves facing the unknown. But what are the three States of Stuckness and how can you prevent them from standing between you and your goals?
take back control
This cognitive skill will enable you to emotionally, intellectually and energetically confront any complex conundrum. Discover what it takes to get comfortable with discomfort, switch your brain off auto-pilot and build momentum behind what matters.
a new way for the new world
As the Chinese proverb says ‘The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step’. Disrupted environments demand a fundamentally different way of thinking. While mastery takes time, the foundations can be learnt surprisingly quickly. First, however, you need to make a choice.