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Depression Emotional Intelligence Sadness

HOW TO TELL BETWEEN SADNESS AND DEPRESSION

Sadness often gets confused for depression, and depression often gets downplayed to sadness. How can we be so confused? Allow...
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Addictions Emotional Intelligence

ARE YOU ARTIFICIALLY MAINTAINED?

Artificially maintained refers to more than someone hooked on hospital machines for survival. It is the very nature of addictions.  ...
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Emotional Intelligence

WHAT DOES HONOUR MEAN TO YOU?

Honour is a buzz word easily tossed around. What does it mean? Where does it come from? Is it something...
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Emotional Intelligence Relationship

HOW TO SEASON HOT POTATOES WITH EQ CONDIMENTS

My hot potato was my divorce. Have you ever handled a hot potato? "Pardon my reach," is something we often say...
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Emotional Intelligence Leadership

ARE YOU THAT KID? WE NEED THAT KID!

“You are that kid!" At the time I am having this conversation with my daughter, we are both sitting in...
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Accountability Emotional Intelligence

DROP THE ADVICE. BUILD UPON IDEAS.

Little did I know that the hero's cape is poisoned with shoulds. We all have that friend, you know ......
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Emotional Intelligence Sales

THE MOST COMMON MISTAKE WITH A CUSTOMER

Thinking we know exactly what our customer needs does NOT work. Here's why. Think of a time when someone you...
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Commitment Emotional Intelligence Focus

HOW TO OVERCOME SHINY OBJECT SYNDROME

Shiny object syndrome happens when we let ourselves be distracted from reaching our goals. When Jane (name changed) first came...
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Emotional Intelligence Sales

HOW TO GET TO THE SALE MULTIPLE TIMES

When Paul* (name changed) first came to see me, he walked into my office and chose a seat far away...
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Creativity Curiosity Emotional Intelligence

FIVE MYTHS EXPOSING CREATIVITY IN BUSINESS

“When it comes to creativity, who do you believe is creative?”I asked Paul (name changed) when he first came to...
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Emotional Intelligence Vulnerability

WHAT MAKES SOMEONE ATTRACTIVE?

A feeling of attraction can evoke in us something we think we don't have. In the past, when someone asked...
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Creativity Curiosity Emotional Intelligence

THREE WAYS YOU ARE ALREADY CREATIVE

You were born being creative. Being creative is our birthright and here is why: “I want to be creative!” blurted...
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Emotional Intelligence Self-Worth

CHOOSING THE SEEDS WE DESERVE

What seeds are you planting in your inner garden? Have you ever walked by a store check-out and noticed colourful...
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Emotional Intelligence Nice girl

WHY THE NICE GIRL HAS TO GO

A nice girl hides her true feelings and emotions to get approval from others. When Wendy (name changed) first came...
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Depression Emotional Intelligence

HOW TO DEAL WITH AN EMOTIONALLY SICK PARENT

I didn’t ask myself, ‘Is she emotionally sick?’ Being eight years old, I just wanted to go play outside, and have...
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