Between the hair and the sweat, you can see why they kept him around. I've long considered Dave Grohl a better drummer than singer, songwriter, or frontman. His presence behind the kit was exactly what
Here’s the newest guide for learning about cognitive biases and debugging your brain. The human brain has been sculpted over the course of millions of years of evolution, so you’d think it’s been debugged
What's your emotional intelligence quotient? Ever since Daniel Goleman's international best-seller Emotional Intelligence was released in 1995, interest in this quality has risen dramatically. Many psychologists
Emotional intelligence is nothing new. Sure, the term was coined in the 1960s, and popularized by psychologists in recent decades. But the concept of emotional intelligence--which I define as a person's
We asked a psychologist about how playing the long game as someone who doesn't commit to romantic relationships can pay off. This article originally appeared on VICE UK For years, single people have been
Now that you have a glimpse into your own plan, a fair warning: It's not a quick fix. And it's not about you. It took years for me to develop the understanding that life is really about giving, service,
Why do some solopreneurs struggle while others knock it out of the park? Here are eight habits of the most successful. Working for yourself offers a number of advantages when it comes to productivity.
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If you want to be a great leader who attracts other great people, you first must find great qualities within yourself. But leadership qualities often come as a paradox, packaged along with their contradictions.
In the field of addiction treatment, already brimming with intensely personal and emotional debates, there may be nothing more controversial than the role of 12-step programs, which are based on Alcoholics
The ability to be perceptively in tune with yourself and your emotions, as well as having sound situational awareness can be a powerful tool for leading a team. The act of knowing, understanding, and to
For surfers, “Jaws” is more than just the name of a movie. But much like the Spielberg classic, it too has the power to make even the best surfers afraid to go back into the water. “Jaws” is a surf break
Four men in camouflage fatigues stop our car. “ID,” one says. I pull out my wallet and hand him my license. “What’re you doing on base?” the soldier asks. “We’re going surfing,” I tell him, nodding at
Until now, it had been widely accepted that conscious thought requires complex, sustained and widespread brain activity, while the mind's unconscious workings involve much shorter and simpler processes.
And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that's not going to be good for anyone… I've talked before about how to deal with others who are angry and irrational, but how can you control