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Watch These 5 Remarkable TED Talks to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence

According to psychologist Daniel Goleman and others, boosting your emotional intelligence can make you happier and more successful.<p>Improving emotional intelligence--often shortened to E.I.--has lately been at the forefront of many people's minds. At its core, emotional intelligence is the ability …

Emotional Intelligence

Here's Why The Best Bosses Don't Always Have The Highest IQs

IQ isn't everything, explains one renowned science journalist.<p>When renowned science journalist and psychologist Daniel Goleman was giving a talk once to a room full of business leaders and CEOs, he asked them a revealing question. "How many of you were valedictorians? The smartest kid in your …

Reminder: It's Actually Pretty Easy To Become A Force For Good In This World

There's only one thing it requires.<p>Daniel Goleman has devoted his career to dissecting complex scientific and psychological issues, like emotional intelligence, brain activity, happiness strategies and the multitude of elements that can predict success. But the science journalist and psychologist …

Want to Succeed? First, Become Self-Aware

<i>This column is by</i> Daniel Goleman, Co-Director, Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence in Organizations<p><i>“Yes, but, it wasn’t my</i> …

Mindfulness

Are You Living in the Now, Or Just Waiting for the Next Moment?

happify.com<p>Eckhart Tolle provides advice about how to remain mindful when dealing with anticipation and …

Deepak Chopra's healing talk appears to empower but self-blame is not far behind

I’m not sure exactly what I was expecting, but it was certainly more. The crowd at the Melbourne convention centre is in the hundreds, not the thousands, and they are subdued, not elated: focused like students cramming lectures in before the exams.<p>Deepak Chopra, the “new age guru” they have come to …

Spirituality

Tony Robbins – On Achievement Versus Fulfillment

<b>“I love quotes…but, in the end, knowledge has to be converted to action or it’s worthless.”</b> – Tony RobbinsI’m very pleased to welcome Tony Robbins …

8 Ways To Develop Solid Mental Health

You're reading 8 Ways To Develop Solid Mental Health, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, …

10 Things Everyone Should Know About Depression

In honor of Robin Williams.<p>It’s been two years since beloved actor Robin Williams died by suicide, and one major legacy of his passing has been a continued conversation about the serious effects of psychological and neurological disorders.<p>While we’ll never know what factors and conditions led to …

Why You Shouldn’t Announce Your Goals Before Reaching Them

Lifestyle<p>No Comments<p>It often happens that people talk a lot about their goals, but not necessarily achieving them. In fact, this can have the …

New York University

How to Use the Psychology of Decision-Making to Optimize Web Content

We live in the age of unlimited options. Smartphones, cars, lifestyles, products, jobs, services – we have freedom to choose whatever we want to …

Neuroscience Reveals The Easy Ritual That Will Make You Happy

You drastically underestimate the power of touch. Actually, I’m wrong…The research says we’re really big on touching — our phones, that is. People …

Are you a thinker or a non-thinker? Take the need for cognition test to find out

Here’s a perfect excuse to lounge around. People of higher intelligence were found to spend more time in leisurely activity, being less physical than …

Psychology