Emotions

Neuroscience reveals 4 rituals that will make you stress-free

The modern world seems to be designed to increase stress, and I'm starting to wonder if worrying will soon be an Olympic sport.<p>You may have your own …

Body Language

An Emotionally Intelligent Computer May Already Have an 'EQ' Higher Than Yours

Despite the common preconception that creating emotionally intelligent computers is something that won’t happen until far into the future, computers …

Emotional Intelligence

How emotions are 'made': why your definition of sadness is unlike anyone else's

Professor Lisa Feldman Barrett is changing the way we think about our emotions<p>Lisa Feldman Barrett says we need to revamp our thinking on emotions. She’s a professor of psychology at Northeastern University in Boston, where she applies psychology and neuroscience research to explore how emotions …

Mental Health

4 Ways to Advance Your Career with Emotional Intelligence

, Paycom<p>Emotional intelligence (EQ) is the capability to recognize your own and other people’s emotions then allow this knowledge to guide thinking and behavior and to emotionally adapt to environments. As you can imagine, this is very important to your career. In fact, according to Psych Central, …

Emotional Intelligence

Break the Cycle: How to Stop Hurting Others When You Were Mistreated

<b>“What’s broken can be mended. What hurts can be healed. And no matter how dark it gets, the sun is going to rise again.” ~Unknown</b><p>I grew up with …

Behavior

7 Steps To Forgiving Yourself For Past Mistakes + Why It's The Secret To Lasting Relationships

I failed in my marriage. I wasn't the best husband. I took my relationship for granted; I didn't put much effort into it.<p>I never thought we needed to …

Marriage

Sleep Deprivation Impairs Ability to Interpret Facial Expressions

<i>Summary: A new study reports people have a difficult time reading a person’s emotion from their facial expression when sleep deprived.</i><p>Source: …

Neuroscience

How to Produce an Emotional Response in Readers: Inner Mode, Outer Mode, and Other Mode

Photo credit: jan buchholtz via VisualHunt / CC BY-NC-ND<p>Today’s post is adapted from <i>The Emotional Craft of Fiction</i> (Writer’s Digest Books) by agent …

Storytelling

Heartbreaks Do Hurt: How To Heal From A Painful Heartbreak

Heartbreaks really hurt. It’s for real literally, not a mere metaphor.Every time you choose to connect with someone deeply, you’re exposing the most …

Relationships

The New Science of Emotions with Lisa Feldman Barrett

Welcome to <i>The Brainfluence</i> podcast with Roger Dooley, author, speaker, and educator on neuromarketing and the psychology of persuasion. Every week, …

12 Genius Ways to Apply Emotional Marketing to Facebook Ads

Facebook advertising is a big auction.<p>There are both winners and losers.<p>Now, you wouldn’t want to be on the losing side, would you?<p>So, what can you …

Digital Marketing

6 Common Manipulative Phrases You Need To Watch Out For - David Avocado Wolfe

Relationships are never easy. They are often great in the beginning, but sometime down the road you find yourself questioning your partner’s motives …

Relationships

Everything You Think You Know About Feelings Is Wrong

When neuroscientist Lisa Feldman Barrett was in graduate school, she spent three years attempting to replicate long-heralded findings on self-esteem …

Psychology

Getting Back On Track When You're Too Overwhelmed To Think Clearly

, CommunityVoice<p>How often have you said or heard the phrase, “I just can’t think straight?” It happens when we are so overwhelmed by a situation that we find it difficult to think logically. So what can we do to get back on track and effectively deal with our thoughts?<p>In continuation of my previous …

Emotional Intelligence

Healing anger and resentment in your marriage

CandyBox Images, Shutterstock<p>By | Posted Mar 20th, 2017 @ 6:57am<p>SALT LAKE CITY — In this edition of LIFEadvice, coaches Kim Giles and Nicole …

Marriage

How The Most Common Emotions Affect Business Decision Making And What To Do About It

We all know that our emotions affect our decisions. In fact, scientists have found that without emotions we become completely ineffective at making decisions.<p>Emotions also impact teamwork. That’s a big reason why recent research shows emotional intelligence is one of the strongest predictors of …

Leadership

The dark side of the brain: Too much emotional intelligence is a bad thing

A new study suggests that profound empathy may come at a price<p>Recognizing when a friend or colleague feels sad, angry or surprised is key to getting along with others. But a new study suggests that a knack for eavesdropping on feelings may sometimes come with an extra dose of stress. This and other …

Emotional Intelligence

11 Ways Successful People Deal With People They Don't Like

Everyone has to interact with someone they don't get along with every once in a while, so be prepared the next time it happens to you.<p>It’s inevitable that you’ll encounter people with whom you disagree. There are some people you instantly click with and others you can take or leave. And then, there …

Business

10 ways smart people handle negative people

Difficult people defy logic.<p>Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people's buttons.<p>Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all, stress.<p>Studies …

Emotional Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence Will Not Replace Lawyers With IQ And EQ

There are three categories of intelligence in the legal vertical–intellectual, emotional, and artificial. Many lawyers have elevated IQ’s, though relatively few seem to possess high EQ’s– commonly called ‘people skills’. Only the best lawyers—trusted advisers– have both. Artificial intelligence …

Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence – The Key to a Successful and Happy Business

Women are in a better-placed to utilize their Emotional Intelligence as they have the ability to accept emotions thus helping them to connect much …

Emotional Intelligence

Healing A Broken Heart: On Heartbreak and God's Undying Love

Dealing with heartbreak is never easy. Everyone has, in some way, experienced at least one point in their lives. It can be in many forms: the end of …

Christianity

Ravenstarshealingroom's Blog

THE CAUSE OF MIGRAINES/HEADACHES<p>The main cause of headaches are fatigue, emotional disorders, insomnia and allergies. Most headache pains come from …

Wellness

It can be harder to lose a dog than a relative or friend — here's why

Recently, my wife and I went through one of the more excruciating experiences of our lives – the euthanasia of our beloved dog, Murphy.<p>I remember making eye contact with Murphy moments before she took her last breath – she flashed me a look that was an endearing blend of confusion and the …

Dogs

How I Healed My Chronic Pelvic Pain.

At one of my deepest and darkest hours, almost as if waking up from a dream, I said out loud, “This is not going to be my life.” From

Chronic Pain

7 Mindfulness Ways to Manage Negative Thoughts and Emotions

As a coach and mentor, I often hear from my clients, “I wish I could control my mind,” wanting to stop negative thinking or feeling. Yet, this …

Mindfulness

11 images which show Antonio Conte feeling ALL the emotions during Stoke 1-2 Chelsea

It has long since become a case of when Chelsea win the Premier League, not if, but they took another giant step closer on Saturday.<p>Gary Cahill's …

Antonio Conte

Do This One Thing to Improve How You Handle Constructive Criticism

As much as we're committed to bettering ourselves, when others give their two cents about where they see room for self-improvement, we're typically …

Emotional Intelligence

Which anger leads us astray and which anger gets results, according to a Princeton philosopher

Modern politics is unavoidably rage-inducing. Perhaps you’re disgusted by US president Donald Trump’s attempt to block visitors based on religion, at the referendums ripping apart the UK, or the countless human rights atrocities taking place worldwide. But what good, if any, does anger do, and how …

Psychology

The Zen of Sadness: Why You Should Always Embrace Negative Emotions

Sadness, happiness, anger, disappointment, excitement, happiness: these are all feelings we’ve experienced at one point or another and we all deal …

Zen