How to Vitalize Hiring with Emotional Intelligence

It’s tough to get the right people with the right skills in the right seats. As more organizations see the value of emotional intelligence as a key driver of performance, they’re developing methods for hiring for EQ. With the right approach this is efficient and powerful, and now very practical. The trend in the past was […]

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Reacting to Feelings – Excerpt from Whole-Hearted Parenting

To build more joy, peace and connection with our children, emotional intelligence helps us tune into our feelings and reactions. We all learn ways of reacting – as we become more skilled in noticing our automatic, recurring reactions we open the door to do something more powerful: Respond.

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More Compassion in the World with Talents for Tolerance

Against the backdrop of cruelty and carnage in many cities around the world, compassion seems far away. Yet each of us has the power to choose to care.  Can we strengthen that kind of power? What are your unique talents to do so, and how are you using those to make a more empathic, inclusive, […]

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Celebrating Talents for Tolerance: Join the UN’s International Day for Tolerance

  What talents will help create a thriving future? Get a free assessment of your Brain Talents — and a free workshop to share with others. Why? See below! For You & Your Family Sign up and on November 16, you’ll receive a link to take the BRAIN TALENT PROFILE, a powerful assessment about your […]

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Origins and Destinations Exhibit Connects Air Travelers

  All these people coming and going through the Miami International Airport – who are they? Photographer and emotional intelligence practitioner Laena Wilder’s new exhibition Origins and Destinations is an enchanting view of the heart of the human experience.   Dozens of larger than life-size images of travelers float on the windows. Below, their stories […]

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How Do I Control Emotions Better?

It’s one of the most frequent questions in emotional intelligence workshops worldwide. How can I get better at controlling my feelings? The language of this question reveals a bias that there are bad emotions requiring control – which means exerting power to subdue. Here’s a simply radical shift in perspective: How can I get better at harnessing […]

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Daniel Goleman on the Dalai Lama’s Vision for Good

“Real change will take place when individuals transform themselves guided by the values that lie at the core of all human ethical systems, scientific findings, and common sense.” –the Dalai Lama If you could encourage people to make just one small change to transform the world, what would you ask them to do?  Daniel Goleman […]

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Issues Today: Emotional Intelligence at School

Back to school season can be a stressful time for parents, kids and teachers.  Raise your hand if you had this dream: You are late for class, the bell has rung, you have a test, you didn’t study, or… it’s the end of the term and you never did find the classroom, maybe you are […]

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