In 1995, psychologist and science journalist Daniel Goleman published a book introducing most of the world to the nascent concept of emotional intelligence. The idea–that an ability to understand and manage emotions greatly increases our chances of success–quickly took off, ...read the rest
This week is even more exciting –...read the rest
Know that you STAND OUT when a meeting has to be rescheduled because you are away on such and such a trip and yet, you are not even a core member of the committee!
When you find yourself immersed
Know you STAND OUT when you meet your Senior Manager or CEO in the corridor and instead of passing you like you don’t exist, stops, breaks into a smile and shakes your hand. “Hi Jerry, I’ve been looking at your ...read the rest
Employers want to work with people who have a strong work ethic. Those who possess this trait are better employees who get the job done, no matter what. They often require less oversight on daily activities and managers are able ...read the rest
A little sleep, a little slumber and poverty will strike you like an armed robber…” So I would mumble daily when trying my darndest to pry open my eyes in the morning. My campus room-mate would burst into gales of ...read the rest
Yeah, we start strong, and with great motivation, but when you leave the crowds behind and the cheers die down will you stay the course and win the marathon? The race is not for the swift but for the committed. ...read the rest