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What Does Emotional Intelligence Look Like?

In a post on LinkedIn, the following 13 traits about Emotional Intelligence were researched and found in people who displayed EQ: 1. You think about feelings. 2. You pause. 3. You strive to control your thoughts. 4. You benefit from criticism. 5. You show authenticity. 6. You demonstrate empathy. 7. You praise others. 8. You Read more about What Does Emotional Intelligence Look Like?[…]

Powerful Coaching Tips

Coaching people can be one of the most rewarding things you do with your life. There’s nothing like helping other people gain clarity, discover hidden talents, and step into their zone of genius. There are many people who say they want to achieve great results. But more often than not, they need someone to help Read more about Powerful Coaching Tips[…]

10 Major Causes of Failure In Leadership

Gifford Thomas posted the following excerpt from his book, The Inspirational Leader: The 10 major causes of failure in leadership are: 1. Inability to organize details 2. Unwillingness to render humble serve 3. Expectation of pay for what they know instead of what they do with what that which they know. 4. Fear of competition Read more about 10 Major Causes of Failure In Leadership[…]

Coaching Core Competencies

Coaching is one of the most effective methods of enhancing performance. It involves deliberate and specific activities that are designed to help people develop their skills by learning on the job. A good coach leads highly productive teams who are keen to learn new skills and as a result significantly increase the cost effectiveness and Read more about Coaching Core Competencies[…]

Successful Coaches Come in a Variety of Personalities

Paul Martinelli, in his book, “The 5 Threads That Tie All Great Coaches Together” wrote about the different personalities that excellent coaches must have. 1. They establish trust. Anyone who has coached for long knows that you’ve got to establish trust with each of your team members before you can lead them. Trust is the Read more about Successful Coaches Come in a Variety of Personalities[…]

What are the Secrets to Happiness in the Classroom?

On LinkedIn, Gavin McCormack posted the following list of the secrets of happiness in the classroom: If there is one thing we can pass on to our children it is for them to appreciate what they have. As teachers we can’t take our class into the mountains of India or the deserts of Africa but Read more about What are the Secrets to Happiness in the Classroom?[…]