July 3, 2017
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How can you NOT get what you want

Don’t negotiate! I used to be quite reluctant to negotiate. In those days, being a psychology student, I started to look at why this might be and where it could stem from. After I had considered – and ruled out […]
June 26, 2017
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Another reason to smile

Another reason to smile IDid you know that we’re part of a naturally smiling species, that we can use our smiling powers to positively impact almost any social situation and that smiling is really good for us? Well, now you […]
June 22, 2017
Mistake

The miracle of the mistake!

The miracle of the mistake! If you have attended one of my workshops and been on the receiving end of  feedback, you will know that I have developed a way of highlighting mistakes in the classroom without offending anyone. What […]
June 12, 2017
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Do you make this mistake?

Do you make this mistake? Even though I have been running our ‘Key Steps to The BEST YOU through EQ’ programme and supporting people to improve their Emotional Intelligence for over 10 years, I still sometimes catch myself making a […]
June 6, 2017
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Are youngsters hooked on ‘self-esteem’?

Are youngsters hooked on ‘self-esteem’? I was recently reminded of a very interesting study. The research question focused on “whether the so-called generation of baby boomers has spawned a nation of self-absorbed young people hooked on their own self-esteem”. The […]