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.

Are You a Leader or a Follower?
Leadership Qualities

Are You a Leader or a Follower?

Leadership is the art of persuasion-the act of motivating people to do more than they ever thought possible in pursuit of a greater good. It has nothing to do with authority or seniority.
15 Habits of Mentally Tough People
Habits

15 Habits of Mentally Tough People

Mental toughness is not an innate quality bestowed upon a select few. It can be achieved and enjoyed.
Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Dumb
Communications

Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Dumb

It's the words that we think we're using correctly that wreak the most havoc.
11 Things Ultra-Productive People Do Differently (Infographic)
Productivity

11 Things Ultra-Productive People Do Differently (Infographic)

We all want to get more out of life. There's arguably no better way to accomplish this than by finding ways to do more with the precious time you've been given.
50 Inspirational Quotes to Motivate You
Inspirational Quotes

50 Inspirational Quotes to Motivate You

Great quotes can be inspirational and motivational. They can guide your life, love and career. Here are 50 of the best.
Please Stop Saying These Ridiculous Phrases at Work
Communications

Please Stop Saying These Ridiculous Phrases at Work

These sayings have taken over our vocabulary so much that our everyday conversations sound like they're taking place on another planet.
5 Ways to Respond to Negative, Evil Emails
Emotional Intelligence

5 Ways to Respond to Negative, Evil Emails

These are proven methods for keeping your emotions within reason, so that you don't hit 'send' while your emails, tweets, comments, and virtual chime-ins are still flaming.
Everything You Know About Millennials Is Wrong
Millennials

Everything You Know About Millennials Is Wrong

There's a lot of talk about this generation, who by 2020 will make up more than 50 percent of the U.S. workforce.
12 Things Successful People Never Reveal About Themselves at Work
Office Etiquette

12 Things Successful People Never Reveal About Themselves at Work

Revealing the wrong things about yourself can have a devastating effect on your career.
The 9 Worst Mistakes You Can Ever Make at Work
Mistakes

The 9 Worst Mistakes You Can Ever Make at Work

You don't have to throw a chair through a window or quit in the middle of a presentation to cause irreparable damage to your career.
15 Body Language Secrets of Successful People
Body Language

15 Body Language Secrets of Successful People

Your body language has likely become an integral part of who you are, to the point where you might not even think about it.
How Successful People Work Less and Get More Done
Make More Happen

How Successful People Work Less and Get More Done

Shifting gears on the weekend to relaxing and rejuvenating activities is essential for any successful entrepreneur.
12 Habits of Exceptional Leaders
Leadership Qualities

12 Habits of Exceptional Leaders

Great leadership is dynamic. It melds a variety of unique skills into an integrated whole.
10 Truths We Forget Too Easily
Life Reminder

10 Truths We Forget Too Easily

It's surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life.
12 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently
Leadership Qualities

12 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently

True confidence -- as opposed to the false confidence people project to mask their insecurities -- has a look all its own.