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Why Emotional Intelligence Matters More Than You’d Think

Your Emotional intelligence determines how well you handle yourself in life and in general and even influences your popularity. It is a key aspect of how to recognise and manage your emotions, and how you interact with others.

By |2020-08-31T07:53:03+01:00April 21st, 2020|Emotional Intelligence|Comments Off on Why Emotional Intelligence Matters More Than You’d Think

Compassion Starts At Home

When we think of compassion we naturally think of it being directed towards others, but we must also have self-compassion, though for some people this is a challenge. Being compassionate can make you a better person, and help you flourish. Like charity, compassion starts at home, quite literally.

By |2020-07-01T14:56:04+01:00May 28th, 2019|Emotional Intelligence|0 Comments

Persuasion and Healing

The most obvious tactics often don't work. Empathy and 'getting alongside' is often more effective. Here's a heartwarming and informative video. It has a big aaaah! factor, for sure, but like so many of these things it is a real opportunity to re-learn something we all know how to do.

By |2019-03-07T20:05:20+00:00March 7th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Never Mind What Others Think

Even though we don't realise it when we say we know what someone thinks about something, we are guessing. Even mind-reading – in a fairground or on stage – is trickery. Yet we often allow our own thoughts and behaviour to be goverened by what we claim someone else will think. Maybe it's time to review what we 'know'.

By |2018-09-20T20:01:48+01:00September 20th, 2018|Blog, Relationships|3 Comments