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Givers, Takers and Matchers

May 12, 2017   Adam Grant
The workplace is filled with different personality types. However, psychologist Adam Grant tends to categorize people in just three ways: as givers, takers or matchers.

In this issue of the Pulse, we share Grant's TED Talk that shines light onto these groups and explains how each style can impact professional success.
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When Conversations Go Wrong

May 26, 2017   Daena Giardella
You're in the middle of a meeting and someone spits out an offside comment. You look at your colleagues and wonder where to take the conversation next.

How you respond can make or break the engagement. In this issue of the Pulse, we share a MIT Sloan video featuring Daena Giardella, who explains the best way to repair a broken conversation.
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