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You can learn to be a leader, suggests new evidence from neuroscience

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Gateways Business Consultants MD Ian Mann for his weekly business book review.

Mann discussed “Neuroscience for Leadership - Harnessing the Brain Gain Advantage” by Tara Swart, Kitty Chisholm and Paul Brown.

Description on Amazon:

Leadership can be learned.

New evidence from neuroscience clearly points to ways that leaders can significantly improve how they engage with and motivate others.

This book provides leaders and managers with an accessible guide to practical, effective actions, based on neuroscience.

For more detail; listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

Tara Swart has gravitas.

Ian Mann

The world needs great leaders at every single level.

Ian Mann

A good leader has high levels of testosterone, but low levels of cortisol.

Ian Mann

There are quiet leaders and there are noisy leaders.

Ian Mann

You can literally see parts of your brain changing!

Ian Mann

You must sleep between six and eight hours per night.

Ian Mann

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