Did you know that relative to weight, the strength of a spider’s web rivals steel?
And some webs are so large, they can stretch across rivers and lakes?
These seemingly invisible silk threads are much more powerful than we give them credit for. Pause for a moment, and consider: how are the invisible strands of connection between you and your team right now? And how, as they stretch across physical distance, might you be able to increase their strength at this time?
It’s one of the leadership buzz terms of our age, but what is psychological safety? What is it all about, actually?
It was a phrase popularised as result of a large-scale piece of analysis conducted by Google in 2012 – codenamed Project Aristotle. The aim of the project was to determine what made high-performing teams from across Google’s business so great.
What were the factors, unique to successful teams, that set them apart from other parts of the business? Read more