Our understanding of how human brain works, our most mysterious body part, has increased rapidly these past 20 years. Neuroscience has brought a great number of comprehensions of how our brain works. Furthermore, neuroscience also gives us chances to gain a deeper understanding of why and how a person behaves, makes decisions, and interacts with others. At the same time, the needs of a competent and effective leader also increase, whether it is in an organization or in society. Today’s challenges are exceptional. A leader is required to keep showing performance, collaborate, innovate, yet flexible to act in a complex and complicated world.
Neuroleadership is the latest breakthrough in leadership, using neuroscience knowledge focused in our understanding on how our brain works. In neuroleadership, we will analyze the latest breakthrough in neuroscience and discuss how our understanding of how our brain works will help us in increasing our skills in making decisions, increasing work efficiency, teamwork, and managing shifts in organization. Maximizing our brain utilization and maintaining balance between brain and body is the basic knowledge we have to possess if we want to lead ourselves and others in this 21st century.