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Weekly review and preview of week 3

This week we looked at some of the benefits of developing curiosity in the workplace. Curiosity is the spark to improving engagement, innovation and so much more that leads to …

Value for business

In this video and the following (in the next step), we will be exploring the value of curiosity in the work place. Looking at the curiosity of individuals in business …

Next steps

Congratulations on completing the Innovative Leadership: Developing Curiosity course! Next steps The biggest step to overcoming FATE is to take the Curiosity Code Index assessment. The Curiosity Code Index is …

Environment

When considering curiosity, our environment includes the hopes, dreams, guidance, expectations, opinions, and instructions given to us throughout our lives. Click to expand All are powerful in shaping who we …

It’s all around us

In this video we explore status-quo behaviours. Discussion As we listened to the story about the ‘thought experiment’, where they rang the bell, what kinds of activities came to mind …

Weekly review and preview of week 2

Congratulations! You have completed the first week of the Innovative Leadership: Developing Curiosity course. This week we looked at the value of curiosity, its relationship with survival and age, and …

The puzzle of motivation

When we read about drive and motivation, it brings to mind some great books and TED talks. Daniel Pink wrote the best-selling book on motivation, Drive. He said the carrot …

Curiosity, motivation and drive

It is clear that survival is a key stimulant for curiosity and we’ve looked at how curiosity can change depending on age. So what about motivation? What motivates us? And …

Curiosity and engagement

The term “engagement” could be misleading, especially in the context of this chapter. Generally thought of as an individual’s level of enthusiasm for their job, in this context, employee engagement …

Communication and conflict

In the video, we learn that companies lose hundreds of billions a year on lost productivity due to communication and engagement issues. We learn that curiosity is the spark to …

Business curiosity

Thriving in a complex, volatile business environment requires leaders who approach every problem and every opportunity with an inquisitive spirit. This curiosity drives leaders to learn their companies inside and …

Week 3 introduction

Welcome to the final week of this course. In Week 1 we indulged in a variety of factors that impact and intertwine with curiosity including age, communication and motivation. Proceeding …

Week 2 introduction

I hope you are enjoying this course in developing curiosity. Last week we learned about the value of curiosity for our survival. This week we will delve into how curiosity …

Welcome to the course

I am Dr. Diane Hamilton and I am the President and Founder of Tonerra, a global coaching and consulting firm. I am also a nationally syndicated radio host, speaker, and …

Research

When I researched assessments that measured curiosity, I was surprised that all of those assessments just measured if we had high or low levels of curiosity. That led to my …