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Introducing LiFT - Always Available. Immediate Impact.
Introducing LiFT: Always Available. Immediate Impact. On-the-go Learning. Situation-Specific Coaching. Measurable Outcomes.
Discover how Mentora LiFT, a GenAI-powered performance coaching tool, is revolutionizing workplace dynamics and helping professionals achieve significant breakthroughs by activating the right thoughts, emotions, and intentions in high-stakes situations.
How to Transform Resistence to Resilience
Discover how Joe, a talented 'old school' employee who seemed stuck in his ways, transformed into one of the most valuable assets of his organization.
How to tap into the right intentions, words, and actions when you need them by Hitendra Wadhwa
How to tap into the right intentions, words, and actions when you need them.
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Fast Company Soft skills, like hard skills, take practice. Learn how to elevate performance by teaching your team to lead with vulnerability, empathy, and trust.
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Harvard Business Review Online Leadership has traditionally been taught as a set of larger actions, but in reality, it is an integrated activity in which one is doing many things simultaneously. This article by Mentora's Founder, Hitendra Wadhwa, shows us how each of these small steps can become a big leap in expanding your behavioral repertoire.
Birds in a Row with one by Itself.
In this webinar, we discover and debate a new approach to Diversity & Inclusion that starts from within, opens up leaders’ hearts, and inspires them to practice inclusion as a way to unlock people’s full potential. Based on work we’ve been doing with forward-looking organizations, this is a warmer, more unifying path that advances D&I in meaningful, measurable, and sustainable ways.
Overcoming Negativity Bias
Explore how we can overcome the negative biases that adversity brings, as well as professional cyclist Leah Goldstein’s journey to emotional mastery — that started long before her cycling career.


How to tap into the right intentions, words, and actions when you need them by Hitendra Wadhwa
Leading in the Flow of Work
The Antoinette Tuff story
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Learning leadership from the inside out
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How can I become a more empathetic leader? Practice, practice, practice


Birds in a Row with one by Itself.
Redefining D&I: Inspiring Hearts and Minds for Lasting Change
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The superpower of the future: Adapting to uncertainty
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The Missing Core of Employee Well-Being
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Influencing Without Authority

Media Coverage

A Student in an Ivy League University’s Most Popular MBA Leadership Class Asked a Tough Question: What If Your Boss’s Downfall Is Necessary to Get Ahead?
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Is This The Answer To Diversity And Inclusion?
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Lessons you can learn in business school that aren’t taught in class
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5 Pillars of Becoming a Self-Aware Leader
Introducing LiFT - Always Available. Immediate Impact.
Introducing LiFT – Your GenAI-Powered Coach to Accelerate Performance
How to Transform Resistence to Resilience
How to Transform Resistance to Resilience
Seeing People for Who They Can Be
Seeing people not for who they are — but who they can be
Overcoming Negativity Bias
Shifting Focus: The Journey from Negativity Bias to Emotional Mastery


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Building a Culture of Wisdom
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The Purpose-Driven Corporation
How Martin Luther King Redirected Anger
Michelangelo’s Masterpiece
Michelangelo’s Masterpiece
The Power of Storytelling
Scientific Study on the Power of Storytelling
Benefits of Storytelling
Benefits of Storytelling

Interviews and Conversations

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Happiness from Eastern Wisdom
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How to Use Ancient Indian Wisdom to Maximize Positive Impact in Modern Times
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How Would Lincoln Guide Our Nation Today?
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Channeling Emotions Productively with Hitendra Wadhwa

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