Srini Pillay

Srini Pillay
Srini Pillay, M.D., is the CEO of NeuroBusiness Group and the award-winning author of numerous books, including Tinker Dabble Doodle Try: Unlock the Power of the Unfocused Mind, Life Unlocked: 7 Revolutionary Lessons to Overcome Fear, and Your Brain and Business: The Neuroscience of Great Leaders. He also serves as a part-time assistant professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and teaches in the Executive Education Program at Harvard Business School. Recently, Srini created a series of videos on “Managing Depression in the Workplace” for LinkedIn Learning.

How (and Why) to Channel Your Inner Funky Genius

By Srini Pillay | January 28, 2020

In every one of us, there is a funky side that needs expression—a side that will add to our intelligence and humanness. If we keep sterilizing who we are to fit in, we will never be at home with ourselves or the world at large.

Put Down Your Phone: 4 Brain-Building Activities You Can Do at the Bar

By Srini Pillay | January 12, 2019

Excessive cellphone use can turn you into an anxious addict, but try one of these replacement techniques, and your social skills and creativity will likely rise.

3 Steps to Unveiling Your Full Human Power Through ‘Unfocus’

By Srini Pillay | November 8, 2017

The incomplete promise of grit

Why You Should Stop Overestimating Logic

By Srini Pillay | June 22, 2017

Plus, 3 tips to boost your imaginative brain

3 Times Simplicity Can Ruin Your Success Plans

By Srini Pillay | June 1, 2017

The solution: to make complexity your ally instead

3 Tips for Overcoming Your Worried Brain

By Srini Pillay | March 1, 2016

When a negative thought enters your mind, you have two options: You can let it have a life of its own, or you can control it with your attention.