Category: Business Growth

Interpersonal is the third area that contributes to emotional intelligence. This is about how we interact with others. Here, we examine our social graces.These competencies make up the interpersonal area of the EQ model: Interpersonal relationships Empathy Social responsibility Let’s continue with the second competency under the Interpersonal Composite and discuss Empathy.Empathy is the ability […]

Interpersonal is the third area that contributes to emotional intelligence. This is about how we interact with others. Here, we examine our social graces. These competencies make up the interpersonal area of the EQ model: Interpersonal relationships Empathy Social responsibility Let’s begin with the first competency under the Interpersonal Composite and discuss Interpersonal Relationships. Interpersonal […]

Have you ever wanted to do something but missed out because you didn’t want to do it alone? How about the time you waited for your friend before walking into that social gathering last month? There are tiny things that we have all done at least once, however these tiny things add up to being […]

You’ve probably heard mentoring can double your chances of staying in business, but did you know it can also change the way you think? Here are three things I learned from being mentored: 1. I will never know everything – and that’s ok I thought to make it in this world I should absolutely know […]

You’re considering establishing or buying an existing business in a town or region. Or you’re moved to a new town and want to start a business. Congratulations! What are smart steps you can take to help your company succeed? First, do some marketing research, on-line and in person. When you’re ready, consider connecting with one […]

Self-improvement is impossible without self-awareness; it’s the starting point. Understanding your own needs, beliefs, desires, strengths, weaknesses – everything that makes you tick; everything that makes you unique is critical. In my last blog, What Really Matters! I discussed the second emotional intelligence competency, Self-Actualization.Let’s move onto the third competency, Emotional Self-Awareness Emotional Self-Awareness is […]

To have a top-notch mentorship relationship, it’s important to be a meeting rockstar. Luckily there’s a sea of tools out there to help you be the most efficient meeting planner ever. If you’ve been looking for a way to keep your meetings organized, efficient and most importantly fun, try these 3 apps to keep your […]

Great leaders practice self-actualization by continuing to improve themselves. Self-actualization enables leaders to bring creativity, innovation and an open mind into the workplace. In my last blog, What’s Your Score?, I discussed the first emotional intelligence competency, Self-Regard. Let’s move onto the second competency, Self-Actualization. Self-Actualization is the ability to live a life of fulfillment, […]

What does being authentic really mean? In case you haven’t figured it out, success is an “inner game” and it’s not something that can be manipulated. Our authentic self is the sum of all our skills, talents and experience and knowledge. It is all of the things that are uniquely ours and need expression, rather […]

You attended a conference and now what do you do? Follow up is the biggest key to success when attending conferences or networking events. All those business cards you collected can’t be turned into leads without proper follow up. When you get home from a conference or networking event, pull out all the business cards […]