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Monthly Archives: July 2012

Feedback: The Fuel of Champions

Warning: This is a “put on your big-boy pants” blog. Ahead are ego-challenging, non-sugar-coated statements. Many people are challenged to take feedback even in a business setting: “I try to do the right thing and then I get slapped for it.” I doubt you were slapped, though that is a feeling you certainly may choose […]

Tips to Tame E-Mail

– Read and respond only to those messages directed to you. – If you are only copied, the message is informational only. If you are swamped, leave yourself out of the loop. – Remove yourself from lists and let people know you’ve done so. – Consider turning off your e-mail for a number of hours […]

First IQ, Then EQ, and Now PQ

IQ, or Intelligence Quotient, measures our basic mathematical and verbal intelligence. EQ, or Emotional Quotient, measures our emotional awareness, both of ourselves and others, as well as our skill at managing our moods, directing our emotions and influence, and relating to others. These parts of EQ are sometimes referred to as inner EQ and outer […]

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