Diving Deep into Emotional Intelligence

Diving Deep into Emotional Intelligence

That’s the best part about EQ – we all have it. We’re all aware that some things come easier to us, and other areas are where we struggle. We all know – for the most part – that there are ways we can improve our EQ. That’s the other great part – it’s something that we can actually develop. It’s not like IQ, where you pretty much have the brains you have. With EQ, you can work to develop and strengthen areas that are important for you.

Don't Take it Personally

Don't Take it Personally

I used to really dislike this statement. I didn’t believe it could be true. How could I not take things personally? I believed that if you were dedicated to your job, then everything that happened at work was personal. I believed that my success or failure was always directly connected to how well I did my work. I felt that my efforts, my faults, my omissions were the sole cause when things didn’t work out perfectly. It was personal.