All posts tagged "emotional intelligence"

  • The benefits of taking your time

    The benefits of taking your time

    Running a business isn’t a sprint. It’s a marathon where you need to focus on managing your pace to reach your destination. While this seems like a logical statement, most entrepreneurs get caught in a...

  • Emotional Intelligence (EQ) in business: Why you need it and how to develop it

    Emotional Intelligence (EQ) in business: Why you need it and how to develop it

    We’re all familiar with intellectual ‘smarts’, but to really succeed in business these days, having a high IQ isn’t enough. In fact, it’s not even necessary. Emotional intelligence is where it’s at.  And the best...

  • ‘Leaning out’ instead of ‘Leaning in’

    ‘Leaning out’ instead of ‘Leaning in’

    By now, we should all be familiar with Facebook’s CEO, Sheryl Sandberg. She became famous when her autobiography, titled Lean In, became the new feminist manifesto for women in the office. Her book famously suggests...

  • 4 tips for using EQ emotional intelligence

    We’re often taught that emotions don’t belong in the workplace, but Harvard Business Review recently published a report that says otherwise, that claims that emotional intelligence may actually be a key to professional success. Did...

  • Is EQ more important than IQ for your career?

    What kind of ‘smart’ makes for a great career path — and a good leader? Traditionally, measures of intelligence have focused on IQ, but in recent times it’s become apparent that we should be looking...