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Theo Winter

Theo Winter
Client Services Manager, Writer & Researcher. Theo is one of the youngest professionals in the world to earn an accreditation in TTI Success Insight's suite of psychometric assessments. For more than a decade, he worked with hundreds of HR, L&D and OD professionals and consultants to improve engagement, performance and emotional intelligence of leaders and their teams. He authored the book "40 Must-Know Business Models for People Leaders."

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Learning Round-Up: Why Leadership Development Feels Broken, 10 Tips for Effective L&D Programs, How to Fall Asleep in 2 Minutes

This post is part of our Learning Round-up series, designed to showcase informative and trending content in recent weeks or months, mainly revolving around HR, learning & development, productivity, psychology, and decision making.

Jul 22, 2019

Topics: Profiling & Assessment Tools

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The Most Misunderstood Dimension of Personality

In physics, there are objects of study that stupefy and ensnare, objects that have swallowed geniuses whole, objects whose continued investigation open deeper and darker doorways into the mind, labyrinths from which there is no escape, no resolution, no happiness, nothing. 

Jun 30, 2019

Topics: Psychology

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Making Sense of Personality - 7 All-Star Mental Models

“I basically load my head full of mental models… the really smart thinkers are clear thinkers and they understand the basics at a very, very fundamental level.”— Naval Ravikant (Farnam Street Podcast, best podcast episode I’ve listened to in years)

Jun 11, 2019

Topics: Psychology

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The World’s Most Popular Quote (Plus 70 of the Most-Liked Quotes from 100 Goodreads Pages)

This is either the most interesting or least interesting thing I’ve ever posted on this blog. I’m gonna go with most interesting. It’s quotation time! Yaaay! I know, I know, you can barely contain your excitement.

May 21, 2019

Topics: Psychology

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This 2-Minute Story Can Change Your Life

“I want to make one thing absolutely clear. I am not a Zen Buddhist, I am not advocating Zen Buddhism, I am not trying to convert anyone to it. I have nothing to sell. I'm an entertainer....

Apr 29, 2019

Topics: Psychology

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10 Nitro Sticks of Awe For The Frozen Sea Within Us

“We are simultaneously worms and gods.” — Maslow. Franz Kafka, a giant of 20th century literature, not satisfied with the notion that we should invest time in books to make us feel “happy,” shared in a letter to a friend his belief in the real purpose of reading:

Apr 29, 2019

Topics: Psychology

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A Treasure Trove of Quotes By Creativity & Education Expert Ken Robinson

As much as I enjoy the fabulous new TED Talks, I often find myself returning to Ken Robinson’s “Do Schools Kill Creativity?”, the single most watched talk on the TED website. Last count, it’s racked up over 80 million views (across TED and YouTube), and I think I’ve watched it myself 4 or 5 times. 

Apr 2, 2019

Topics: General Business

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Rejected By 12 Publishers. The Most Successful Book Series in History.

“You know you’ve found the hidden wisdom in your deepest scar when you view it as your greatest gift.” — J.K. Rowling

Apr 2, 2019

Topics: Emotional Intelligence- General Business

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