People with high emotional intelligence (EI) can perceive subtle emotional cues. They read body language, understand context, and respond in appropriate, helpful ways. This invaluable skill fosters powerful communication and connection. But it doesn’t mean that a person with high EI can read minds. This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Please read… Read More >>
If you want to boost your emotional intelligence (EI), learning by observation would seem to be a logical strategy: identify somebody with high EI (online or in real life), observe them, and adopt some of the behaviors that make them effective communicators and leaders. This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Please read… Read More >>
There is a subtle difference between not taking things personally and a complete dismissal of other people’s opinions. This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Please read my disclosure policy here. The latter comes across as a challenge: “I don’t care what people think!” But, if you dig down, it becomes obvious that… Read More >>
If you really want to succeed at something, the best way to avoid problems is to make it a priority and do it first. This is what I’ve done for years for exercise. I get up in the morning, and I get it out of the way, so I’m successful right at the start of… Read More >>
I think one of the biggest adjustments to living in the country is weekly meal planning. We no longer live two minutes away from our favorite Chinese restaurant, a Taco Bell, or the grocery store deli. The first week we lived at our new house, it became very apparent that weekly meal planning had to…
Money brings happiness. Increased income directly correlates to an increase in happiness. But is money alone the cause for your happiness? Can happiness be bought? Take an introspective look at how you can bring more happiness into your life with a couple of fundamental ideas.
Your productivity at work is directly related to the amount of energy you have! Knowing where your natural energy comes in your day is a great way to create a time management and energy flow that works best for your lifestyle.
Today’s topic brings so much joy to me to share with you. If you struggle at all with dealing with people, your spouse, your job, your boss or your life in general in small or big ways, PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE read this book, Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff.