Emotional Intelligence

Four Signs a Relationship Is Failing

A new relationship—whether personal, romantic, or professional—is a lot like buying a new car. Driving it off the lot is pure bliss. As you look around, you can scarcely take it all in. Everything smells, sounds, and looks terrific. You coast through weeks or months—maybe even years— of happy driving before you’re aware of anything…

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Emotional Butterflies and How To Tame Them

The most common question I hear from people seeking public speaking advice in and outside of my Toastmasters’ groups is “How do I get rid of the butterflies I feel every time I go to speak?” My answer is the same every time. In the eyes of the other person I see either a look…

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Digg Makes a Better Shovel

Digg has released a new browser extension called DiggBar. It provides a significant uasbility improvement over the previous Digg Toolbar. If you’re getting sick of toolbars taking up the top portion of your browser, DiggBar should make you happy. As you can see if the video, it only appears when you’re digging a page and…

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Top 5 Books on Emotional Intelligence (EQ)

Emotional Intelligence is generating a lot of buzz as of late. Also known as EQ, it is a measure of how one manages oneself personally as well as interpersonally. Studies show there is no statistical correlation between IQ and EQ. In other words, there are people with high IQs with low, average and high EQs.…

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