Posts Tagged ‘Derek Roger’

Pressure Doesn’t Have to Turn into Stress

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Nicholas Petrie for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription information, and … READ MORE

Robert Bruce Shaw on “Extreme Teams”: An interview by Bob Morris

Robert Bruce Shaw assists business leaders in building organizations and teams capable of superior performance. His specialty is working closely with senior executives, as individuals and as groups, on organizational and leadership effectiveness. Robert often works with leaders … READ MORE

Rumination Versus Reflection

work-without-stressAccording to Derek Roger and Nick Petrie in Work Without Stress, “Thinking over a problem to arrive at a solution we’ll call reflection, but to be able to reflect requires taking a detached perspective. This is not to suggest adopting a superficial or unengaged … READ MORE

Stressless Leadership

work-without-stressIn Work Without Stress, Derek Roger and Nick Petrie correctly point out that leaders in today’s workplace are under ever-increasing pressure. These are among what they characterize as “BOCA” conditions in the workplace culture as “BOCA conditions”:


Work without Stress: A book review by Bob Morris

9781259642968_p0_v1_s118x184-1Work without Stress: Building a Resilient Mindset for Lasting Success
Derek Roger and Nick Petrie
McGraw Hill Education (November 2016)

How and why a resilient mindset can help almost anyone to achieve personal growth and professional development

There will always be work-related pressure – often … READ MORE