Emotional Intelligence Blogs

Learn how to use emotional intelligence to enhance your personal and professional development with these tips from our emotional intelligence blogs.


Emotional Intelligence Online Course | October 19 - November 16, 2021

Emotional Intelligence Online Course | October 19 - November 16, 2021

This Fall, Linda Marshall is teaching a live online Mohawk College CE Course titled, Emotional Intelligence: The KEY to Personal & Professional Success from October 19 - November 16, 2021.  

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A Surprising but Easy Strategy to Reduce Emotional Hijacking

A Surprising but Easy Strategy to Reduce Emotional Hijacking

Self-awareness skills are critical to managing our emotions to make rational decisions. When we recognize emotions and feelings guide all we do, we can avoid hijacking situations and differentiate ourselves from others

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6 Practical Tips to Control Your Emotions in the Workplace

6 Practical Tips to Control Your Emotions in the Workplace

How often has someone’s negative mood derailed you at work? Within seconds your upbeat feelings are affected by a colleague’s emotion – I’ve outlined tips to help you manage this.

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How to Use Emotions to Make Rational Decisions

How to Use Emotions to Make Rational Decisions

This article covers emotional decision making, including how to use your emotions to make rational decisions in the heat of the moment.

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Tips to Manage Challenging Team-Members at Work

Tips to Manage Challenging Team-Members at Work

Do you ever procrastinate at work, putting off something you hope will go away? Sometimes we avoid team members when we should take action to maintain those relationships.

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Join the #GivingTuesday Movement

Join the #GivingTuesday Movement

Join the #GivingTuesday movement and participate in making a positive difference in the lives of those who need it!

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Effective Strategies for Leaders to Manage Workplace Conflict

Effective Strategies for Leaders to Manage Workplace Conflict

Workplace conflict is unavoidable, but how it's managed makes a world of difference. Here are some effective and practical resolution strategies business leaders can use.

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Why We Should Practice Gratitude Daily, not just on Thanksgiving

Why We Should Practice Gratitude Daily, not just on Thanksgiving

As we prepare for Thanksgiving, the time of year, we reflect on what we are grateful for and express our appreciation. We must understand how impactful a daily gratitude practice can be, including sharing thank you with others.

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Why Am I Addicted to a Drive-By Life?

Why Am I Addicted to a Drive-By Life?

I'm committed to finding a work life balance, it is a current passion of mine.  I’ve learned practising mindfulness will help me achieve this goal.  

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Master Your Passion to Increase Happiness & Success

Master Your Passion to Increase Happiness & Success

Passion is the catalyst to happiness and success; it drives us to acquire knowledge, master skills, have a growth mindset, ultimately enhancing our emotional intelligence.

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