Human behavior, storytelling, and more.


workplace drama

6 min read

How To Get On The Same Page at The Workplace and Avoid Drama

These 4 Things Will Help You Curb Drama And Get Work Done A FEW YEARS AGO, I was in a cab in Moscow on a book-writing adventure, and my driver...

Read More
debate beyonce jayz

5 min read

How To Keep A Debate From Going Off The Rails

Here’s a question: Would Beyonce have gotten to where she is without Jay-Z?

Read More

10 min read

A better way to brainstorm

  This treatise on productive brainstorming—or rather, alternatives to it—is based on dozens of scientific studies and voluminous...

Read More

30 min read

Intellectual Dishonesty

How to debate and make progress by curbing Intellectual Dishonesty Discourse and debate are more effective in both democracy and business when...

Read More

5 min read

How To Have A Productive Debate

Note from Shane: In my book Dream Teams I discuss how to harness the conflict between people with different ideas—and how debate is better for...

Read More