Teams and groups have been studied for decades. Ed Batista lists nine symptoms of group strength and growth. They provide great insights into how you want to develop your team.
I wish I could write like Jeff Goins. He tells a story and somewhere in the middle it becomes a life lesson. Sweet. http://goinswriter.com/shame/?
Want to stop yourself from those knee-jerk reactions? Dana Lightman, Ph.D. is a counselor and a coach with some great insights into not letting your lizard brain take over. Part one explains what happens and part two gives you some alternatives. (Both are relatively short).
Black bottomed oatmeal pie. Because it’s pi day (get it? get it?) and we should all salivate just a little over something like this.