Apply the Neuroscience of Leadership Decisions
At the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis, many leaders scrambled to seek guidance but found little. Mounting uncertainty and unpredictability paralyzed their decision-making. Leadership failures became widespread.
- Do outcomes reveal anything about decision-making?
- Can leaders know if their decisions will be well received?
His keynote demonstrates leaders’ decision blind spots and common mistakes. He teaches leaders how to improve and evaluate the quality of their decisions.
Keynote: The Neuroscience of Leadership Decisions
In this Neuroscience-driven keynote speech, Dr. Wu will explain how leaders decide to lead and why followers decide to follow. He will demonstrate many invisible influences that impact leadership decisions. His audiences will identify good practices validated by science and leadership misinformation debunked by research.
With this engaging and inspiring keynote, Dr. Wu makes the latest science fun and accessible to leaders.
Learning Objectives ~ Get answers to these crucial questions:
- Why do we follow others even when they are wrong?
- How do you motivate your followers to take action?
- Why is too much positivity so toxic?
- Why do we follow those who are similar to us?
- Why does leading with empathy often fail?
- What is a better alternative to leading with empathy?
- How do you improve your leadership decision-making skills?
You will hear the scientific explanation of why so many people quit their jobs during the pandemic. The reason is less glorious than clueless celebrity leaders and speakers have told you. You will learn why diversity training fails to bring people together and understand the science of human bonds. You will acquire three techniques that improve your decision-making skills.
This keynote talk will inspire your audience and let them feel the power of science. With heightened fear and anxiety during tumultuous times, leaders need to develop a better understanding of their followers’ emotions and behaviors. Now is not the time to copy tactics from celebrity CEOs or politicians. Now is the time to rely on scientific insights to develop proven strategies that produce predictable and reliable outcomes.
Renowned Neuroscientist, Leadership Speaker
With Neuroscience, we have gained a better understanding of leadership decision-making. More importantly, we have better insights into why followers decide to follow.
The pandemic has changed the landscape of the leadership development industry. It has turned those ideas built on personal experience and anecdotal evidence obsolete. Visionary leaders are seeking science-driven guidance to improve their decision-making.
Dr. Terry Wu delivers actionable ideas that are fun to understand and easy to implement. His engaging and inspiring keynotes have given leaders a new perspective to energize their followers.