The EI Blog

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


How Invested Are You in Your Living Legacy?

How Invested Are You in Your Living Legacy?

I’m fascinated with legacy. I have written several articles about it, have a chapter dedicated to it in my book and I invest time contemplating my life and the power of my legacy.

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6 Easy Ways to Eliminate Obstacles & Change Your Life

6 Easy Ways to Eliminate Obstacles & Change Your Life

If you have ever let a negative thought impact the positive outcome of your day, you could be the obstacle in your way!

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Watch Yourself like A Hawk & Immediately Improve Your Life

Watch Yourself like A Hawk & Immediately Improve Your Life

When you’re self-aware you have the vision and ability to focus, accurately perceive your emotions and understand your tendencies across different situations.

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When Building Relationships, It’s Not All About You

When Building Relationships, It’s Not All About You

In your professional and personal life, if you are consumed by your own thoughts and emotions, and are oblivious to the needs of others this is a strong indication your social awareness skills and timing need some work.

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A Super Simple Way to Make Team Relationships Work

A Super Simple Way to Make Team Relationships Work

Working in a team effectively can be tough! It’s essential we use our emotional intelligence to support relationship building with other employees.

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You CAN Have What you want, if you ASK for It!

You CAN Have What you want, if you ASK for It!

Who doesn’t want to achieve success? Setting a goal is a signal that you’re motivated to achieve a new level of excellence.

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Why you Should Sleep on it Before You Respond

Why you Should Sleep on it Before You Respond

Our emotions send us important messages so it’s essential we take the time to develop a strategy to deliver a rational response.

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Tips to Stop Avoiding the Inevitable at Work

Tips to Stop Avoiding the Inevitable at Work

Do you ever put off doing something at work, you’re hoping it’ll go away? Especially, when it comes to particular team members? It’s important to take action to maintain those relationships.

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A True Test of Resilience

A True Test of Resilience

Flying used to be kind of fun. These days, it can be a test of our patience, resilience and emotions. Longer lines, shorter legroom and lax manners can cause unwanted stress.

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Ways to Take Control of an Emotional Hijacking

Ways to Take Control of an Emotional Hijacking

Your ability to understand and manage your emotions is not only empowering it will elevate your success in life. Believe it or not the ability to “Just Breathe” can save you from an emotional hijacking.

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