Friederike Fabritius in the Media


Leadership in Action: Friederike Fabritius

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Author, neuropsychologist, and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius joins Leadership in Action hosts Mike Useem and Jeff Klein to discuss how neuroscience is profoundly changing the methods and practices that businesses will be using for leadership training and development.

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Strategies for Achieving Peak Performance

Author and Neuroleadership expert Friederike Fabritius chats with CBS news analyst Jill Schlesinger about using solid neuroscientific findings to develop new methods and practices for leadership development.

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Best Business Books 2017: Management

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The Leading Brain, co-authored by neuropsychologist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius, has been named one of the top business books of 2017 by strategy+business, a prominent business magazine and Web site that focuses on management issues and corporate strategy.

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Getting to Yes, And… with guest Friederike Fabritius

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Improvisational actors are experts at getting into flow. Author, neuropsychologist, and executive coach Friederike Fabritius chats with Kelly Leonard from the legendary comedy troupe Second City about finding flow in business and the brain science that lies behind it.

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The Secret DNA of Peak Performance

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The specific formulas for optimal performance may differ from one person to another, but they all share the same three key ingredients.

How a little bit of fear can help us to function better

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Author and neuroleadership expert Friederike Fabritius joins Experience Pros hosts Angel Tuccy and Eric Reamer to talk about how fun, fear, and focus are the keys to peak performance and specifically about the fascinating role that fear can play in helping you to perform at your best.

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Friederike Fabritius on The Innovation Show

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Author, neuroscientist, and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius has a wide-ranging conversation with host Aidan McCullen about everything from artificial intelligence to the importance of sleep and exercise for your brain to the neuroscience of women in the workplace.

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The Neuroscience of Leadership with Friederike Fabritius

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Companies are finally waking up to the value of neuroscience in business. Friederike Fabritius, a neuropsychologist and co-author of The Leading Brain, talks to psychologist Scott Barry Kaufmann about a host of helpful brain-based strategies that are making waves in the business world.

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A Guide to Better Work Performance, through New Brain Insights

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How can you map out your schedule to improve your odds of peak performance? What is the brain’s secret weapon when it comes to decision-making? Neuropsychologist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius answers these questions and many others in a wide-ranging interview.

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Maslow was yesterday - Here’s what really leads the brain to peak performance!

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Neuroscientist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius explains how many times you need to tell your partner, “I love you,” and why the one thing you still remember from your Intro to Psychology class is probably wrong.

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Friederike Fabritius on The Leading Brain: An interview by Bob Morris

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Friederike Fabritius chats with Bob Morris about the nexus of neuroscience and leadership and how her personal journey led to the writing of The Leading Brain.

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Creating a Brain-Friendly Work Environment

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Neuropsychologist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius travels to the New York Stock Exchange where she sits down with the hosts of Cheddar.tv to discuss some of the exciting workplace implications from the cutting-edge neuroscience detailed in her book, The Leading Brain.

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Author Interview: Friederike Fabritius

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Neuropsychologist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius chats with host Dr. Alvin about some of the highlights from her book, The Leading Brain, a book that brings cutting-edge neuroscience into the workplace.

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Fun, Fear, and Focus

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How can you use neuroscience to increase your productivity by 400 percent? According to author, neuroscientist, and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius, co-author of The Leading Brain, all it takes are three simple words.

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Train Your Brain to Focus. It'll Make You a Better Leader

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Can’t see the gorilla in the room? Good! Neuroleadership expert and executive coach Friederike Fabritius explains why a classic illustration of cognitive failure can actually be a keystone of success. She argues that a sharp, strong focus is an essential trait and strength for leaders.

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Art heals (especially when you don’t know what you’re doing)

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Why is surrender the key to creativity? Neuroleadership expert Friederike Fabritius, co-author of The Leading Brain, explains that in order to achieve the “Aha!” moment so crucial to creative inspiration, the rational part of your brain has to first try, fail, and give up.

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Finding your environmental set point

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Right fielders and real estate agents both know the secret of success: location. According to author, neuroleadership expert, and executive coach Friederike Fabritius, the key to reducing stress and enhancing performance is to make sure you’re starting from the right spot.

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Multitasking is making you bad at your job. Here are 4 ways to fix that.

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Here's a shocker: If you think you're a good multitasker, the chances are high that you're actually a terrible one. Neuroleadership expert Friederike Fabritius, co-author of The Leading Brain, explains why and tells what you can do about it.

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The Secret To Achieving Your Goals Is A Tool You Never Knew You Needed

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If you’re having trouble meeting your goals and achieving expectations, you may be taking a fundamentally flawed approach. Neuroleadership expert and executive coach Friederike Fabritius explains why the first crucial step on the road to success is usually a very small one.

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How do Parents Parent in Denmark, Australia, Germany and more?

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Friederike Fabritius is an author, a trained neuropsychologist, and a leadership expert, but she’s also the mother of five children. She explains how her understanding of how the brain works influences the way she is bringing up her children to be healthy, well-adjusted human beings.

3 Conditions That Boost Your Odds of Aha! Insights

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Inspiration can be elusive, but there are ways you can create conditions that help creativity blossom—and avoid conditions that crush it. Neuroscientist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius, co-author of The Leading Brain, explains how to make it a little easier to get to “Aha!”

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Using Fun, Fear, and Focus for Optimal Performance

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What does neuroscience tell us about achieving peak performance? Author and neuroleadership expert Friederike Fabritius talks to Veiko Valkiainen, host of "Leadership is the Competitive Advantage."

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How best to manage work-life balance as a busy parent

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How do you juggle the responsibilities of work and family? Neuroleadership expert Friederike Fabritius is also the mother of five. She’s used her understanding of the brain to help insure that everyone in her household stays happy, healthy, and sane. For Fabritius, the keyword is “routine.”

Powering the Brain for Peak Performance

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What's the optimum environment for motivation, and how can you train your brain to perform at its best? Those are just two of many questions that neuropsychologist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius answers in her lively interview with host Joe Dager on “Business901.”

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Get Your Flow On

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Everyone wants to be able to achieve flow, but not all of us know how to get there. In this excerpt from The Leading Brain, neuropsychologist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius and her co-author map out the steps you need to take to reach a state of satisfying productivity.

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Author Interview: Friederike Fabritius

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Author, neuropsychologist, and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius chats with host Kathryn Zox about everything from Donald Trump to Bob Dylan as they discuss how the brain works and how a knowledge of neuroscience can revolutionize your approach to a variety of workplace challenges.

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Author Interview: Friederike Fabritius

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Neuropsychologist, executive coach, and popular keynote speaker Friederike Fabritius sits down with fellow psychologist Matthew Townsend to explore some of the highlights of her book, The Leading Brain.

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Author Interview: Friederike Fabritius

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Fun, fear, and focus take center stage as neuroleadership expert Friederike Fabritius, co-author of The Leading Brain, chats with Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney, co-hosts of "The Mountain Life."

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Promoting Trust in the Workplace

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What's the secret to building trust among members of a team? It all starts with a neurochemical called oxytocin. Drawing lessons from their book, The Leading Brain, neuroleadership expert Friederike Fabritius explains how to add this key ingredient to your work environment.

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Author Interview: Friederike Fabritius

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Host Sinclair Noe has neuropsychologist and executive coach Friederike Fabritius as his guest as the two discuss the way that insights from cutting-edge neuroscience in her new book The Leading Brain hold the potential to reduce stress, improve focus, and increase workplace performance.

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What is the Best Parenting Advice You've Received?

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Raising children can be a challenge. Friederike Fabritius, a neuroleadership expert and mother of five, explains the best parenting advice she received and how it is supported by neuroscience.

How to Hack Your Brain for Peak Performance

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In this review for the Greater Good Science Center at the University of California, Berkeley, the author hits some of the highlights of The Leading Brain, co-authored by neuropsychologist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius.

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Finding Your 'Stress Sweet Spot' to Perform at Your Best

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Neuroleadership expert Friederike Fabritius, co-author of The Leading Brain, explains how achieving peak performance is a matter of finding your “sweet spot,” the point where three key neurochemicals are at a level that enables you to perform at your personal best.

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Reading List: The Leading Brain

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“Success” magazine reviews The Leading Brain, co-authored by trained neuropsychologist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius, highlighting the book’s sensible advice and its clear explanation of the exciting concept of neuroplasticity.

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Why There's No 'I' in 'Team'

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In this excerpt from The Leading Brain, co-authored by leadership expert and trained neuropsychologist Friederike Fabritius, the book uses cutting edge brain science and recent research from an unexpected area to explain the winning formula for a high-performing team.

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5 Books for Bosses to Check Out in March

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This nationally recognized trade publication singles out The Leading Brain, co-authored by neuropsychologist and executive coach Friederike Fabritius, as one of the must-reads for managers who want to make the most of the latest brain research to improve performance in the workplace.

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The Japanese Practice That Leads to Better Brain Performance

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In this excerpt from The Leading Brain, co-authored by neuropsychologist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius, the book focuses on a simple, small, but remarkably successful technique to trick your brain into developing a new habit or breaking an old one.

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Interview mit Friederike Fabritius

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Neuropsychologist and leadership expert Friederike Fabritius, co-author of The Leading Brain and a popular keynote speaker for the prestigious Euroforum, explains why a solid understanding of neuroscience is a must for today’s high-performing businesses. [In German.]

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3 Recent Discoveries that Shape Peak Performance

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Friederike Fabritius, a neuropsychologist and leadership expert and co-author of The Leading Brain, highlights three key insights from brain science that have the potential to dramatically improve your workplace performance as well as your overall well-being.

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How Flipping a Coin Can Actually Help You Make Smarter Decisions

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In her book The Leading Brain, executive coach and Neuroleadership expert Friederike Fabritius explains the curious case of how some of our very best thinking is actually done "without thinking."

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Top 10 Books That Will Change Your Life in 2017

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This popular Web site devoted to happiness names The Leading Brain, co-authored by leadership expert and trained neuropsychologist Friederike Fabritius, as one of the few books that holds the potential to be truly life altering.

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