Ruth Lewis Cole

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Why Emotional Intelligence Is More Important To Hiring Than You Think

Your potential employees might look great on paper–but do they have the emotional intelligence it takes to be a great addition to your team?<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story contains one of our Best Business Lessons of 2014. Check out the full list here.</i><p>How you hire great professionals can make or break …

Emotional Intelligence and a Loyal, Motivated Staff

Ruth Malloy is global managing director of the Hay Group Leadership and Talent practice, where she works with Fortune 500 companies to help them …

Emotional Agility

Sixteen thousand—that’s how many words we speak, on average, each day. So imagine how many unspoken ones course through our minds. Most of them are not facts but evaluations and judgments entwined with emotions—some positive and helpful (<i>I’ve worked hard and I can ace this presentation; This issue</i> …

We all need growing places. Just imagine what can make it's way up through the rocky places in your life... http://t.co/HbBDDhaAQH

Systems Blindness: The Illusion of Understanding

Here was the dilemma and opportunity for a major national retailer: its magazine buyers were reporting that close to 65 percent of all the magazines …

MIT Sloan

5 Reasons Why Most People Never Discover Their Purpose

Living and working with purpose is a process of self-discovery--and one most of us never let ourselves undergo.<p><i>"The deepest form of despair is to choose to be another than himself."</i> Soren Kierkegaard<p>After my last post on How to Know if You're Working (and Living) with Purpose, I had the opportunity …

6 ways to get out of your rut

Commentary:<p>(MoneyWatch) We've been told that one of the keys to becoming a successful leader and to creating a successful life is to see things as …