Utilizing Experiential Training to Improve Emotional Intelligence

Written by Johanne Edwards and Jayne Burch WE ARE ALL DIAMONDS WAITING TO SHINE: Finding our Potential. What if we have star potential trapped in us just waiting to be released? What if our identities, our choices, and our destiny are shaped by our emotional experiences?  What happens to those who have not had positive

Risk Comfort Zone

Becoming Your Own Risk Manager

Risk is integral to build an innovative, unique enterprise, and if you are an entrepreneur, you are probably already hardwired for risk. Because risk taking is part of your verynature, maybe you don’t even recognize that it is the daring dreamer inside you that risks failure to achieve success. This is where entrepreneurs thrive, because

Secrets to Successful Entrepreneurship

The Secret of Successful Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs are frequently the subject of intense psychological and academic research. Entrepreneurial ventures, especially the successful ones, require a leader who is both business and people savvy, and while some appear to have been born with this gift, it seems elusive to others. Whatever the combination of skills and talents it requires to conceive and

Empowerment in the Workplace

Empowerment in the Workplace – This Time It’s Personal

You pride yourself as a leader who nurtures an environment of support for your employees. You listen to them, encourage their creativity and independence and regularly provide opportunities for enrichment and workplace education. You understand that fostering this culture of empowerment is vital to your employees’ performance, as well as the overall success of your

Transform Perceptions

Transform Your Perceptions About Money

Success in business relies, in part, on a healthy attitude about money. There is absolutely no shame or fault in earning an exorbitant amount of money, because, when your client pays your fees or purchases your product, the money is basically your certificate of appreciation. Sometimes, however, hard-working business people are made to feel guilty

Knowledge Age

Preparing Your Business for the Knowledge Age

In general society and the workplace, people are inundated with information from a myriad of sources. We are living in an age of instant knowledge. Want to find a great recipe for banana bread? You can find it in about 3 seconds online. Having a dispute about Henry VIII’s wives’ names? Just Google it. People