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Grow your personal and professional emotional intelligence with these tips from the Marshall Connects EI Blog.


4 Surprising Reasons to Lean into Discomfort

4 Surprising Reasons to Lean into Discomfort

It’s normal to run from discomfort. We try to avoid the physical, emotional, and mental discomforts of life as much as possible. But avoiding these feelings creates challenges.

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How Does Your Drive to Achieve Influence Your Success?

How Does Your Drive to Achieve Influence Your Success?

Why are some people more successful than others? It might not surprise you that it can have a lot to do with their drive to achieve.

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How to Successfully Retain a High Performing Team

How to Successfully Retain a High Performing Team

Company’s today want to be competitive, profitable and successful. To keep an organization cost-effective and productive, you must retain a dynamic team of highly motivated employees.

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How Important is Smiling & Laughing for Your Quality of Life?

How Important is Smiling & Laughing for Your Quality of Life?

Life can be challenging and emotional at the best of times. Think about your best day over the last week – how much smiling and laughter played a part of that day? I bet it was significantly more than the other days, however, if you can’t recall either one, that’s definitely a red flag!

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Here is the Simple Secret to Your Success

Here is the Simple Secret to Your Success

If you ask me what the secret to success is, without a doubt I would say, emotional intelligence. Indisputably, the power of an individual’s emotional intelligence differentiates them from others and I have outlined exactly how it impacts your success.

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How Important is Excellence in Your Professional Life?

How Important is Excellence in Your Professional Life?

Excellence is a way of life that requires strong emotional intelligence, focus, passion, and energy. The journey towards excellence can be challenging, but you’ll progress quickly when you make the effort to develop habits that allow you to thrive.

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8 Ways To Select The Best Person To Vent To

8 Ways To Select The Best Person To Vent To

How often do you confide in someone seeking feedback when you feel a negative emotion taking over? Venting about a situation you find challenging and emotional can provide great relief, if you select the right person.

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Speaker | IWB Networking and Inspirational Leadership Event | April 8, 2019

Speaker | IWB Networking and Inspirational Leadership Event | April 8, 2019

Linda Marshall is a speaker at the upcoming IWB Hamilton Chapter Networking and Inspirational Leadership Event. This powerful leadership event is being held in Hamilton, Ontario on April 8, 2019.

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Simple & Quick Strategies to Boost Your Productivity

Simple & Quick Strategies to Boost Your Productivity

If you’ve noticed your productivity wavering, I recommend reflecting on your self-awareness. It’s a core competency of emotional intelligence that is necessary for success; a lack of it will limit your potential.

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Emotional Intelligence CE Course | May 28 - June 25, 2019

Emotional Intelligence CE Course | May 28 - June 25, 2019

Register now for Emotional Intelligence: The KEY to Personal & Professional Success CE Course at Mohawk College from May 21 - June 25, 2019.

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