Travis Bradberry

Travis Bradberry

Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart

Award-winning co-author of the best-selling book, Emotional Intelligence 2.0, and the co-founder of TalentSmart -- a consultancy that serves more than 75 percent of Fortune 500 companies and is a leading provider of emotional intelligence tests, training and certification.

His bestselling books have been translated into 25 languages and are available in more than 150 countries. Bradberry has written for, or been covered by, Newsweek, BusinessWeek, Fortune, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post and the Harvard Business Review.

7 Ways Managers Motivate and Demotivate Employees
Office Culture

7 Ways Managers Motivate and Demotivate Employees

Organizations know how important it is to have motivated, engaged employees, but most fail to hold managers accountable for making it happen.
9 Signs You're Dealing With an Emotional Manipulator
Emotions

9 Signs You're Dealing With an Emotional Manipulator

Emotional manipulators defy logic. They derive satisfaction from controlling you and creating chaos.
10 Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Stupid
Communications

10 Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Stupid

These misused words have a tendency to make even really smart people stumble. Learn them before they tempt you into looking bad.
10 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently
Confidence

10 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently

Some people, regardless of what they lack -- money, looks or social connections -- always radiate with energy and confidence.
11 Habits of Truly Happy People
Happiness

11 Habits of Truly Happy People

Your habits create happiness more than anything else in life. These 11 habits will make you happier today.
8 Ways Cutthroat Work Cultures Suck the Life Out of You
Company Culture

8 Ways Cutthroat Work Cultures Suck the Life Out of You

Few things are as costly and disruptive as a toxic workplace culture.
10 Bad Habits You Must Eliminate From Your Daily Routine
Habits

10 Bad Habits You Must Eliminate From Your Daily Routine

When it comes to productivity, the little things make all the difference. Quit sabotaging yourself with these bad habits.
10 Harsh Lessons That Will Make You More Successful
Success

10 Harsh Lessons That Will Make You More Successful

Nobody said success was easy.
13 Habits of Super Persuasive People
Habits

13 Habits of Super Persuasive People

Some people have an uncanny ability to get you leaning toward their way of thinking.
12 Things Every 'Type A' Person Wants You To Know
Success

12 Things Every 'Type A' Person Wants You To Know

Most think of Type A people as driven and highly strung and Type B people as carefree and even-keeled, but there's so much more to it.
10 Unmistakable Habits of Utterly Authentic People
Habits

10 Unmistakable Habits of Utterly Authentic People

To live authentically, you must own your actions and ensure that they align with your beliefs and needs.
10 Habits That Will Make You Much Happier
Habits

10 Habits That Will Make You Much Happier

These strategies won't just improve your happiness at work -- they'll improve your emotional intelligence.
8 Habits of Wildly Successful People
Success

8 Habits of Wildly Successful People

Rather than an 'either/or' set of static characteristics, wildly successful people demonstrate both.
How Complaining Rewires Your Brain for Negativity
Negativity

How Complaining Rewires Your Brain for Negativity

Here are 4 simple ways to stop your complaining.
11 Secrets to Staying Productive and in Control
Productivity

11 Secrets to Staying Productive and in Control

When it comes to productivity, the little things make all the difference. These 11 hacks will increase your productivity today.