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.

The 7 Things Great Listeners Do Differently
Listening

The 7 Things Great Listeners Do Differently

Listening is a critical skill that research shows impacts up to 40 percent of your performance.
7 Mistakes Leaders Make That Drives Everyone Crazy
Leadership

7 Mistakes Leaders Make That Drives Everyone Crazy

Here are the mistakes that kill morale and advice on how leaders can do right with employees.
10 Ways to Spot an Exceptional Employee
Managing Employees

10 Ways to Spot an Exceptional Employee

Exceptional employees rely on skills that you won't find in a job description.
The 6 Things You Don't Owe Your Boss
Work-Life Balance

The 6 Things You Don't Owe Your Boss

When you don't have good boundaries between your work and personal lives, your health and performance suffer.
5 Decisions You'll Always Regret
Decision Making

5 Decisions You'll Always Regret

Our days are filled with a constant stream of decisions. Most are mundane, but some are so important that they can haunt you for the rest of your life.
Why Attitude Is More Important Than Intelligence
Attitude

Why Attitude Is More Important Than Intelligence

Here is how to develop the attitude you need to succeed.
8 Surefire Ways to Spot a Liar
Communications

8 Surefire Ways to Spot a Liar

Research shows that 60 percent of people lie during the average 10-minute conversation. Here is how to tell when someone is not being truthful.
How to Be Promotable
Promotion

How to Be Promotable

While year-end reviews are just around the corner, it isn't too late to show your boss that you're worthy of a promotion.
11 Signs You Have the Grit Needed to Succeed
Motivation

11 Signs You Have the Grit Needed to Succeed

Grit is as difficult to develop as it is important.
6 Things Successful Leaders Do Differently
Success Strategies

6 Things Successful Leaders Do Differently

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that leadership skills are natural traits that belong only to a lucky few.
Tricks to Staying Calm Under Pressure
Stress Management

Tricks to Staying Calm Under Pressure

Mistakes and pressure are inevitable; the secret to getting past them is to stay calm.
11 Tweaks to Your Daily Routine Will Make Your Day More Productive
Productivity

11 Tweaks to Your Daily Routine Will Make Your Day More Productive

The trick is to be intentional.
10 Mistakes Intelligent People Never Make Twice
Mistakes

10 Mistakes Intelligent People Never Make Twice

Smart, successful people are by no means immune to making mistakes; they simply have the tools in place to learn from their errors.
11 Ways Emotionally Intelligent People Overcome Uncertainty
Decision Making

11 Ways Emotionally Intelligent People Overcome Uncertainty

Here are proven strategies you can use to improve the quality of your decisions when your emotions are clouding your judgment
Toxic People

10 Toxic People You Should Avoid in the Office

Here are 10 types of toxic drainers you should stay away from at all costs so that you don't become one yourself.