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7 Questions You Should Ask During a Job Interview

“Do you have any questions for us?”<p>You’ll be asked it in almost any interview. And while you may be tempted to sit back and relax during this …

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The 6 BEST Search Engines for Academic Research

You just cannot ignore the fact that when you think about searching online for your assignments and projects, the first name that comes to your mind …

How Emotional Intelligence Can Dramatically Improve Your Relationships

Work toward this, and your partners will do almost anything for you--and vice versa.<p>How much should you consider the feelings and opinion of others before making decisions?<p>There's no easy answer to this question. Taking the time to see a potential decision through the eyes of others can help ensure …

Emotional Intelligence

10 Best Stocks You Can Buy for Under $10

As the market continues to power higher and touches new record highs almost every week, it’s increasingly difficult to find cheap stocks to buy …

Investing

7 Warning Signs You Need to Develop Your Emotional Intelligence

Those who lack emotional intelligence will self-destruct long before success is able to flourish.<p>It's not hard to understand the role of emotional intelligence when it comes to success: whether you're born with an abundance or you have to work hard to develop a smaller share, it's important to have …

Self-improvement

How Your Personality Affects Your Money Style

Extroverts tend to lean on others when making big decisions.<p>There are few of us who can resist a good personality test, whether it’s a silly one that …

Psychology

8 Interview Questions to Test EQ

Science shows high EQ is linked with better business results. Here's how to screen candidates for it.<p>EQ might sound like an airy fairy quality that's nice-to-have but nonessential for new hires. But science suggests finding staff with a fine-grained ability to interpret emotion makes bottom line …

Emotional Intelligence

These are the four most common personality types – which are you?

No two humans are exactly alike but researchers believe there are just a few main personality types most of us can be classified into.<p>A study on human behaviour has revealed that 90 per cent of us can be classified into just four basic personality types.<p>The different personality types, according to …

Teachers share 23 things they'd love to tell their students but can't

But some of these things, while perhaps controversial, could end up being a service to young people, if only someone would just tell them.<p>So we asked teachers everywhere to weigh in on the one thing they'd love to tell their students but can't, and more than 50 teachers shared their insights.<p>We've …

Researchers Reveal 5 Ways To Gain Emotional Intelligence

<b>Emotional intelligence is a skill that can be strengthened, and it is an important one for building strong relationships with those around us, both</b> …

13 job-interview questions that can measure someone's emotional intelligence

"Emotional intelligence is the key to being really successful," he told Business Insider.<p>Perhaps that's why more and more companies are asking interview questions that are designed to measure a candidate's emotional intelligence— which is the ability to perceive, control, and evaluate emotions<p>Phil …

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

The case for plagiarism, from a celebrated poet who has made a career out of it

Imagine Melania Trump getting up on stage at the Republican National Convention and robotically performing Michelle Obama’s speech word-for-word and action-for-action, in its entirety, without breaking character. Picture her rehearsing for weeks for the performance of her life, getting every hand …

Donald Trump

25 Gorgeous DIY Rugs

Rugs can be prohibitively expensive, and it’s often difficult to find one with the perfect colors for your room. So why not make your own? There are …

Maker Education: Pedagogy, Andragogy, Heutagogy

Originally published at https://usergeneratededucation.wordpress.com/2016/06/14/maker-education-pedagogy-andragogy-heutagogy/<p>Maker education is …

Pedagogy

These 20 books can polish your Networking, Leadership and Time Management Skills better than any B-school

You do not always need an MBA degree from the Ivies to boost your business acumen and prepare yourself for a challenging career ahead. Here's a list …

Self-improvement

5 Habits of Exceptionally Emotionally Intelligent People

What's different about people who have emotional intelligence and those who don't?<p>There's been quite a bit of talk surrounding the topic of emotional intelligence, or EQ. What is emotional intelligence? What's different about people who have it from those who don't?<p>According to <i>Psychology Today</i>, EQ …

Emotional Intelligence

Ready, Set, Run! Training Plans for a 5K, 10K, and Half-Marathon

5K, 10K, and Half-Marathon Training Plans<p>Run a 5K in 6 Weeks<p><b>Why try it:</b> Running can kick-start a healthier lifestyle or help you bust through a …

There's a dark side to 'emotional intelligence' even though everybody says it's a good thing

"People skills" are almost always assumed to be a good thing.<p>Search employment ads and you will find them listed as a qualification for a startling array of jobs, including Applebee's host, weight-loss specialist, CEO, shoe salesperson, and (no joke) animal-care coordinator.<p>The notion that people …

Issues You Can Expect to Discuss in Pre-Marital Counseling

Curious about premarital counseling? Our experts are here to dish everything you can expect to discuss if you sit down with a therapist before your big day.<p><b>1. You'll define your marriage expectations and role beliefs.</b><p>You may have one idea of what marriage looks like and what it means to be a spouse …

Helpful, Effective Tips For Organizing Your Home

Alejandra Costello is a professional organizer who has dedicated her life to helping people become more productive through effective organizational …

16 Workouts You Can Easily Do At Home

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Emotional Intelligence Can Be Used for Good or Evil (and That's Exactly Why You Need It)

Is using emotional intelligence ethical? The surprising answer: It depends.<p>"The power to do good is also the power to do harm."<p>--Milton Friedman<p>If you follow my column, you know I'm a fan of developing emotional intelligence. Put simply, emotional intelligence (EI) is a person's ability to …

Emotional Intelligence

11 habits of highly successful people

But that's probably not the case. While luck and genetics may play a role, there are certain learnable behaviors which make success more likely.<p>So just what are those behaviors?<p>Over on Quora, there's a thread dedicated to sharing the most important habits of highly accomplished individuals. We …

How to Develop a Psychology of Resilience

<i>“If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.” —</i> Henry David …

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