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18 Behaviors of Emotionally Intelligent People

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs …

Emotional Intelligence

3 Most Environmentally Damaging Habits You Might Be Able to Change

<i>Homo sapiens</i> means "wise person." But considering our behaviors that are putting the Earth's ecosystems at risk, we haven't been very wise at all. …

We're on the verge of seeing cancer in a drastically different light

One early-stage cancer company, Loxo Oncology, hopes to eventually sequence the tumors of its patients and use that data to find out what drugs their disease would respond best to. With this kind of tool, the type of cancer someone has (breast cancer vs. lung cancer, for example) wouldn't matter so …

Couples are healthier, wealthier… and less trim

Research consistently shows that marriage and long-term relationships are good for your physical, mental and financial health<p>They say that marriage isn’t a word, but a sentence. For the most part however, it seems to be a cushy one. Quite aside from the massive party, shiny ring and tax breaks, …

What keeps me awake at night: 'I'm quitting before my cynicism about teaching infects my pupils'

In a matter of months I will be walking away from a career I've loved. I'm leaving teaching for many reasons, but one of them is that I'm weary of …

Teaching

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For many of us, monogamy is not an emotionally healthy pursuit

Popular wisdom suggests that an emotionally fulfilled life is one spent with a stable, monogamous partner by your side till death does you part. It’s the one fairytale that continues to hold truth post-childhood and indeed, there are some studies suggesting a connection between marriage or monogamy …

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If you're successful, it might be good for you to feel a little like an impostor — here's why

Despite strong track records, these women felt that they didn't deserve their success.<p>They attributed their achievements to luck and felt sure that they would be "found out" and kicked out of school.<p>"I saw these people who had gone to the best schools, often private schools, had highly educated …

Why most people don't learn from their mistakes

The surgery, called Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting, is a heart attack prevention method that basically calls for a doctor to install a new tube for blood to flow to the heart because the old tube is clogged from too many cheeseburgers.<p>Because the heart needed to be stopped to install the new tube, …

3 Powerful Ways To Stay Positive

We've all received the well-meaning advice to "stay positive." The greater the challenge, the more this glass-half-full wisdom can come across as Pollyannaish and unrealistic. It's hard to find the motivation to focus on the positive when positivity seems like nothing more than wishful thinking.<p>The …

Happiness fueled by relationships, work and something 'larger than self,' filmmaker finds

What does it take to be happy — to escape life’s ennui, low-level sorrow or what Freud called the “worried well?”<p>Can you consciously make yourself happy?<p>Probably not, experts say. But understanding your biological makeup, how you perceive the world and your relationships with others can help to …

Happiness

How to Trick Your Brain Into Working When it Doesn't Want To

<i>How do you get yourself to work effectively/focused when the motivation isn't there or you don't feel like it? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Charles Duhigg, Staff Writer, New York Times</b> …

17 psychological tricks to make people like you immediately

Most friendships develop so naturally that you don't even realize how or when they started.<p>Sometimes, though, you want to make an effort to befriend …

Massive Earthquakes Strike Japan Two Days In A Row

Unlucky streak<p>A magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck the Japanese Island of Kyushu today, causing many injuries, deaths, and extensive damage. Buildings collapsed and nearly 50,000 residents slept outside as they waited for the danger to pass.<p>It is the second day of large earthquakes hitting the island, …

“What would have happened if?”

As a history teacher, I have often wondered “what would have happened if?”, and so have the children I have taught. One of the most common questions …

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‘It’s time to destroy the “myth of assessment”: we have almost no idea how to assess what children are learning’

Assessment in primary schools is a complete mess. The three baseline schemes have been found wanting; the national assessment specifications are …

SEND focus: 'All children have the right to be home-schooled, but they should not be pushed into it'

When parents opt to home-school their children, it is often seen as a “lifestyle” choice by observers. Rarely do people consider that it may be a …

Education

What gets me up in the morning: 'The massive privilege of fostering a joy of learning'

For me it is realising that I am but a tiny part of something truly great – the magnificent venture that is education.<p>I am not so much a teacher, …

‘Everyone seems to want teachers to solve the problem of “sexting”. Dare I suggest there is another way…?’

Easter is a strange holiday, in my experience. You’re just "getting into it", relaxing into a pleasingly mellow springtime groove, then suddenly it’s …

Primary schools accused of 'social segregation' by rejecting poorer pupils in favour of children from richer homes

Primary schools in England have been accused of “social segregation” after a report showed more than 1,500 schools were turning away disadvantaged …

8 phrases that are more powerful than 'I love you'

Love is one of the most remarkable things in the world. We work so hard to find it. We write tales and songs praising it. We do things people would …

Relationships

Optimists Are Better at Finding New Jobs

Given that I’m a happiness researcher, you might think I’d strive to help people eliminate unhappiness in their careers. But unhappiness actually serves a crucial function, signaling the need for change, prompting us to switch companies or fields, or even just motivating us to secretly update our …

Happiness

7 Ways Mindfulness Is the Key to Your Success At Work and Life

Everything in your life, including your work, your relationships, and your health is impacted by how you:<p>Focus<br>• Communicate<br>• Control your emotions<br>• Listen<br>• Maintain your energy level<br>• Make decisions<br>• Prioritize what's important<p>Think about it. Whatever role you're putting the most energy into right now, whether …

FINALLY Break Your Bad Habit With These 6 Steps

The power of habits is real. While deliberately starting good habits can help you succeed in work and life, poor behavior patterns can put a real damper on achieving your biggest goals. Hoping to learn more about how to break bad habits, we chatted with Kacey Cardin, a creative multipreneur, …

Steve Coogan: my family values

The actor and comedian talks about growing up in a happy, boisterous family and becoming a father at a difficult time in his life<p><b>My happiest memories as a child</b> are of long, endless holidays to Mayo, in the west of Ireland, in the days when there were only B roads and it was an odyssey getting …

7 Daily Rituals Successful People Use to De-Stress and Stay Productive

If you feel that stress is affecting your work, health, and well-being, you are not alone. Here are some tips on how to de-stress that actually work.<p>Today most of us are expected to do more with less. We lead lives that are more demanding on every front--work, family, social, health--with little …

Success

The 5 Keys to Building Really Great Relationships

Good relationships are the foundation of any great business. How are yours doing?<p>Do you sometimes feel like you could be much closer to someone than you actually are? That a relationship with coworker feels disconnected, or could be greatly improved, but you just don't know how? Check out these …

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