Both their own success and their team’s.
You’ll know from my prior blogs that as humans we’re either in Critter State (fight, flight, freeze, or reptilian/mammalian brain hijack) or we’re in Smart State where all 3 areas of our brain are working together and we’re highly engaged, collaborative, innovative.
Needless to say, we want to create cultures where our teams are in Smart State as much as possible. Yet, our behaviors often sabotage this intention -especially when we’re in Critter State.
Take a moment and look at the left side of the below chart. Which behaviors are most common in your organization?
Now, how can you implement the right side of the table?
Christine Comaford is a leadership and culture coach who helps businesses achieve growth. Learn more at SmartTribes Institute and see Power Your Tribe: Create Resilient Teams in Turbulent Times and SmartTribes: How Teams Become Brilliant Together.