Emotional Intelligence

Management

9 Reasons Teams Love Empathetic Managers

People do their best work when they trust the boss.
Leadership

6 Ways Emotionally Attuned Leaders Motivate Team Members

Leadership is not operating a machine, it's understanding people so well you don't have tell them what to do.
First Impressions

That Potential Client Is Judging You So Focus on Making a Good First Impression

Those first few seconds of a meeting could make or break a business deal. Here's how to make and leverage a good first impression.
Emotional Intelligence

10 Ways Self-Awareness Can Make You a Horrible Boss

There is a not-so-fine line between being self-aware and being self-absorbed.
Leadership

Executives of Yesteryear Would Have Scoffed At These 4 Critical Leadership Skills

Today's successful business leader is an emotionally intelligent, collaborative visionary.
Marketing

What Aristotle Can Teach You About Marketing

You have to make your argument, it has to make sense and it has to make an emotional connection.
Hiring

The Pros and Cons of Hiring a Clone of Yourself

A healthy sense of your own strengths and weaknesses cautions against hiring your own Mini-Me.
Leadership

7 Ways Modest Leadership Increases Team Success

People who listen are heard. Braggarts mostly end up talking to themselves.
Leadership Qualities

Why the Best Read for Modern Entrepreneurs Is a Book From the 1930s

Life's most important lessons hold true in business, too.
business relationships

19 Last-Minute Gift Ideas for Cementing a Business Relationship

A small gift is a thoughtful way of telling someone you work or do business with that you appreciate them.
Entrepreneur Mindset

Entrepreneurs, Stop Seeking Validation From People Who Don't Understand

Entrepreneurship is not for people who need permission from others to begin their journey.
Gratitude

20 Wise Insights on Gratitude to Spark a Positive Mindset

Being grateful doesn't guarantee that you'll get more, only that you'll have enough.
Leadership

8 Solutions for Managing a Passive-Aggressive Team

When people are unhappy but afraid to say so, it's a management problem.
Emotional Intelligence

Use These 7 Emotional Intelligence Tips to Be a Better Leader

Technicians are smart about machines. Leaders are smart about people.