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Why EQ Matters More Than IQ

Because no man (or woman) is an island.<p>What is EQ?<p>EQ is often used as shorthand for emotional intelligence, or emotional quotient. Emotional intelligence (also known as EI), describes a person's ability to recognize emotions, to understand their powerful effect, and to use that information to guide …

This woman is changing the way people find jobs

Kathryn Minshew began her career as a management consultant at McKinsey, one of the best consulting firms in the world. That start is one many people …

Calculating the Value of Time: How Much is Your Time Really Worth?

Not all uses of time are equal and this simple truth can make a big difference in life. Understanding how to get the most out of your time starts …

9 Surprising Reasons Why You Won't Get Hired

According to career expert Inés Temple, certain things you do in an interview will ensure you don't get a job offer. Avoid these things at all costs.<p>We have all interviewed for a job at some point in our career--probably more than once or twice. In fact, 91 percent of Millennials expect to stay in …

Employment

8 ways to use emotional intelligence to increase your success

They were taught to be an Archie Bunker-type of leader. Whenever someone showed too much emotion in the "All in the Family" sitcom, Archie would shout, "Stifle! Stifle!" In other words, he was saying, "Forget about all that touchy-feely relationship stuff."<p>If you were taught that, it's got to be …

Emotional Intelligence

How To Manage Distractions And Keep Your Mind From Wandering

Constant interruptions derail even the most well-planned day, here’s how to combat information overload.<p>Managing your time won’t do you much good if you’re not able to manage where your mind wanders. And these days, there’s so much distraction flashing in our faces that if we don’t take an active …

Cat People Have Some Distinct Personality Traits, Research Says

😻😻😻😻😻😻<p>Cats are unpredictable, but that's not entirely true of cat owners. So-called "cat people" tend to share a lot of the same personality traits, as studies have proven having a cat at home can say a lot about a person's character, health and dating life.<p>For example, Newsy reports in the …

Cat People

25 Websites Other Than Social Media To Upgrade Your Life

Have you been spending too much of your time on social media recently? Is that making much of your internet usage wasteful? Social media can be so …

How to Stop Overthinking

Overthinking is a byproduct of trying to control. The "human" part of our being believes that we can think our way to safety and resolution when in fact, it is a combination of our left (thinking) brain and our right (intuitive/creative) brain that we form the best decisions and conclusions for our …

Meditation

5 strategies for conquering fear and anxiety, from one of the most successful self-help authors in history

His 1948 book, "How to Stop Worrying and Start Living," deals with tactics for liberating yourself from nagging anxieties that make you less happy and less productive.<p>The book grew out of Carnegie's experiences teaching adult education courses at the YMCA in New York City. Carnegie realized that …

Self-improvement

What Being Left-Handed Says About Your Personality

Being left-handed says a lot about your health.<p><i>Correction: An earlier version of this post stated that people who use their left hands hear rapidly-changing sounds more easily than those who use their right hands. In fact, left-handers hear slowly-changing sounds better.</i><p><i>12 Little-Known Facts</i> …

7 Struggles Of Having A Straightforward Personality In A World Of Highly Sensitive People

By Heidi Priebe,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1H4YnE7<p>Lately, it seems as though the world is bursting with highly sensitive people – those who …

The 7 things employers want to find out about you during a job interview

You've amped up your résumé, you've perfected your image and you've found hundreds of potential interview questions that you've been practicing in front of the mirror on a regular basis.<p>What if you could do more? What if those questions you've been practicing aren't what really matters?<p>You could …

Interviews, Questions to Ask During Interview

You're ready to nail the interviewer's questions, but are you prepared with your <i>own</i> queries? If not, you could be missing an opportunity to truly wow your potential employer—and find out if you even want to work there.<p>"When an interviewee can ask a targeted, pointed question that gets to the root …

100 (Free) Ways To Learn to Speak Another Language

<b>100 Resources To Learn to Speak Another Language</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><i>Ed note: This post was first published in 2012, and is in the process of being</i> …

Questions to never ask your interviewer — and what you should ask instead

Every time you walk into an interview, there’s an invisible game being played around you.Do you know what it is? You’re sitting across from the …

Employment

11 Facts About Beard You Didn't Know About

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

20 Word Usage Mistakes Even Smart People Make

English vocabulary is full of pitfalls that you might not be aware of. Don't let them trip you up.<p>1. INVARIABLY<p>If something happens invariably, it …

How to Answer the Top 10 Interview Questions

By: Jennifer Kumar<p><i>This was the 3rd most popular blog post of 2013. See the rest of the top 15 here.</i><p>We all know that <b>good preparation</b> is the key to …