What Self-Awareness Really Is (and How to Cultivate It)
by Tasha Eurich
Self-awareness seems to have become the latest management buzzwordâand for good reason. Research suggests that when we see ourselves clearly, we are more confident and more creative. We make sounder decisions, build stronger relationships, and communicate more effectively. Weâre less likely to lie, cheat, and steal. We are better workers who get more promotions. And weâre more effective leaders with more satisfied employees and more profitable companies.
As an organizational psychologist and executive coach, Iâve had a ringside seat to the power of leadership self-awareness for nearly 15 years. Iâve also seen how attain able this skill is. Yet, when I ...