The Synaptic Leader

“Leadership takes its shape by what is routinely focused on.”

We are not born leaders; this assembly process happens in life, through the synaptic organization of our brains and via patterns of interconnected neural highways.  So what does this mean?  The synapse is the space between neurons (brain cells) where information in the form of neurotransmitters is transported.  Ok, so that is sort of interesting to some of us.  What changes the synaptic organization of our brains?  Attention.  Here is where it gets really interesting.  As leaders, what