Emotional Intelligence

A New Study Reveals 1 Surprising Fact About Leaders With High IQ

New research in the Journal of Applied Psychology finds startling evidence about what too much intelligence can do to your leadership skills.<p>Popular Wharton professor Adam Grant, author of bestsellers "Give and Take" and "Originals," once conducted a study involving hundreds of sales people that …

Emotions

A Google Study Revealed That the Best Managers Use Emotional Intelligence And Share This 1 Trait

Cutting your employees some slack could be just the thing they need to increase their effectiveness.<p>Google's research on what constitutes a great leader revealed that employees appreciate managers who care for them both professionally and personally.<p>Whereas taking care of your people professionally …

Leadership

7 Soft Skills You Need to Achieve Career Growth

Is there someone (or hopefully, several someones) at your company who it seems like <i>everyone</i> wants to work with?Maybe they always get pulled into …

Emotions

12 Ways Millennials Can Increase Their Emotional Intelligence At Work

Emotional intelligence is an increasingly important part of how we think about success in the workplace. According to Travis Bradberry, who co-authored Emotional Intelligence 2.0, there are four core skills that fit within two competencies—personal and social—which together comprise what is known …

Emotions

8 things smart people never reveal about themselves at work

At work, sharing the right aspects of yourself in the right ways is an art form. Disclosures that feel like relationship builders in the moment can …

Emotions

Three Reasons We Don't Trust Leaders that Freak Out

Quicken’s CEO recovers from a disastrous ad with a very candid, “We screwed up,” and is praised, rightly so, for showing his high EQ. Uber’s own very …

Leadership

High levels of intelligence make you worse at being a leader, study finds

Being too intelligent can make you a less effective leader, new research shows.<p>According to a study by the University of Lausanne published in the …

Leadership

How To Raise An Emotionally Intelligent Child That Will Succeed In Life

You’ll learn why emotional intelligence is the host for a variety of essential skills your child uses in daily life and as they move into …

Emotions

Top 10 Qualities To Look For In A New Finance Job Candidate

For graduating hopefuls or new career path seekers, this gives a great outlook and carries the potential for finding a job in the finance field relatively quickly. For finance firms, this means the tough task of sorting through the talent and picking the top recruits will include many inexperienced …

Leadership

Need More Emotional Intelligence? Do This For 15 Minutes Now

Emotional intelligence is now recognized as a major key to business success. Now scientists figured out a quick way for you to boost and regain your EQ<p>Put the phone down, not only to improve your productivity, but to actually boost your emotional intelligence. Science now back what others have …

Emotions

9 types of people who never succeed at work

Experience and knowledge are rapidly losing their relevance to success in the workplace. Harvard economist David Deming studied workplace tasks from …

Emotions

When EQ controls you but you never know

For the record, Emotional Intelligence is the ability of a person to be able to handle not just his or her own emotions but those of others around …

Emotions

Kindergarteners With These Two Skills Are Twice as Likely to Get a College Degree, According to a 19 Year Study

The good news is, every child is capable of learning these skills--we just have to teach them.<p>It's hard to believe that what your child knows at age 5 could influence his future chances of success. But that's exactly what a 2015 study published in the <i>American Journal of Public Health</i> found.<p>But, …

Parenting

Introvert Or Extrovert, Successful Entrepreneurs Share These 5 Traits

No matter how their personalities appear to others, entrepreneurs all possess a few key, inner characteristics.<p>While clear-cut introverts and extroverts may be few and far between–with most people falling somewhere on the “ambiversion” spectrum–there <i>is</i> such a thing as an “entrepreneurial …

Emotions

Move over, STEM: The new trend in toys is teaching kids empathy and kindness

Katie Reed, a parent of three boys with a fourth on the way, found herself struggling with a question many parents have faced: How does she show her young children how good their lives are compared to others' and teach them the importance of giving back?<p>The Salt Lake City, Utah, mom of boys ages 3, …

Kids

Relationships Hidden Compatibility Factors Dominate Your Relationships

You’ve been lied to about what makes two people compatible. As long as two people enjoy mutual physical attraction and share basic likes such as …

Relationships

Understand the Difference Between Endergonic and Exergonic

Endergonic and exergonic are two types of chemical reactions or processes in thermochemistry or physical chemistry. The names describe what happens …

Emotions

5 Core Elements of Emotional Intelligence for Effective Leadership

Credit: 2thrive Consultancy<p>Effective leaders have their own unique qualities. Emotional intelligence holds a prominent place out of them. In fact, …

Emotions

Grenfell council's lack of empathy is an extreme example of stripped-back local government

Kensington and Chelsea has been told to provide innovative, bold support, but in austerity Britain it is not the only council to have shifted to a set of aloof, threadbare services<p>Next Tuesday marks five months since the Grenfell tower fire, which killed at least 80 people and made hundreds …

Emotions

These are the kinds of people who fail at work

All the talent in the world can't overcome the inability to connect.<p>Let's be honest, we all have a little monster inside. The key is having the …

Emotions

These Emotionally Intelligent Habits Can Make You A Better Listener

Stop trying to “manage” your feelings, and do this instead.<p>Listening is a skill–but you already know that. There’s plenty of advice on how to become a better listener and why it’s so important. But while you can pick up a few tactics to improve the way you listen, another route is simply to tap …

Emotions

In This Intimate Interview, Jeff Bezos Shares an Incredible Lesson in Emotional Intelligence

Amazon's CEO gives understanding to how and why he became an inventor and entrepreneur.<p>This past weekend Jeff Bezos was interviewed by his brother at the Summit LA17 and spoke, amongst other things, about becoming an inventor and entrepreneur. His insights were an extraordinary exercise in …

Emotions

10 Ways To Improve Your Emotional Intelligence And Become A Better Leader

Tips to help you improve your emotional intelligence and consequently your leadership.<p>1. LISTEN TWICE AS MUCH AS YOU SPEAK<p>When we listen, we show …

Emotions

Why Gen Z expects emotionally intelligent workplaces

Lisa Feldman Barrett, the Northeastern University professor of psychology, last week presented the compelling case that "emotions are not reactions …

Emotions

Use These 7 Emotional Intelligence Tips to Be a Better Leader

Technicians are smart about machines. Leaders are smart about people.<p>There are many types of intelligence and emotional intelligence, even though it's much discussed these days, is often not displayed much in the workplace. Being able to pinpoint and manage emotions (both yours and others') is what …

Emotions

The Little-Known Relationship Between Emotional Intelligence And Success

You may have come across a highly-skilled and intelligent person who isn’t doing so well professionally. On the flip side, you might have noticed that a lot of highly successful people aren’t necessarily the smartest or the most talented. This difference in levels of success can be attributed to …

Emotions

Difficult People Have a Place in Our Lives

A new study identifies the people in our lives who are most likely to be difficult and helps explain why they still have a place in our lives.

Psychology

6 Ways to Build Emotional Resilience and Perform Under Pressure

Emotional resilience. Why you need it -- and how to get it.<p>It is a fundamental fact of human existence: communicating with others while respecting differing views is a necessary life skill.<p>By our basic nature, most people have difficulty handling emotionally charged conversations. Our capacity to …

Emotions

How to Improve Interpersonal Skills with Social Intelligence? – TrdPip

All relationships are based on that all-important ‘connect’. And just the way, to establish a contact, two persons need to share factual information, …

Emotions

Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Poor Social Skills May Be Harmful to Health, on the site Neuroscience News

Summary: People who express problems in social settings could be at greater risk of both physical and mental health problems, researchers …

Psychology