The Executive Edge: An Insider’s Guide to Outstanding Leadership is a print edition of Daniel Goleman’s interviews with experts in executive management, organizational research, workplace psychology, negotiation, and senior hiring.

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Daniel Goleman: How Self-Awareness Impacts Your Work

Through my research in emotional intelligence and brain function, I’ve developed a model of the mind as a three-tiered building. The first tier is the foundation and where you’ll find the brain, the control center. The second tier contains the four rea …

Daniel Goleman: Help Young Talent Develop a Professional Mindset

[THE CHALLENGE] There is a chasm between what business leaders expect from recent graduates, and what these new hires offer. In a Hay Group study of 450 business leaders and 450 recent graduates based in India, the US, and China… a massive 76% of busin …

Daniel Goleman: How to Overcome Communication Breakdowns

A leader’s role can get a bit messy. We all know it’s not just about leading by example, living your values, and giving pep talks. A leader must also be able to identify her team’s weaknesses and find practical solutions. In my experience with organiza …