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10 Social Media Management Tools You Need In 2015. 7 Habits of Highly Emotionally Intelligent People. Editor's Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2014. Click here to see the full list. It has increasingly become accepted that emotional intelligence is an important factor in our success and happiness, not only at work, but in our relationships and all areas of our lives. So what sets emotionally intelligent people apart? Here are seven habits that people with high EI have: 1. They Focus on the Positive While not ignoring the bad news, emotionally intelligent people have made a conscious decision to not spend a lot of time and energy focusing on problems. 2. People with a lot of emotional intelligence don’t spend a lot of time listening to complainers and tend to avoid negative people. Emotionally intelligent people spend time with others that are positive and look upon the bright side of life. 3.

Although their friendly, open nature may make them appear as pushovers to some, people with high EI are able to set boundaries and assert themselves when needed. 4. 5. 6. 7. 9 Ways To Dramatically Improve Your Presentations And Speeches. Some people like to learn from mistakes. Others prefer to learn by finding out what to do instead of what not to do. Here’s some great advice from Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, serial entrepreneur and founder of TwitterCounter and The Next Web, on what you should always do during your presentations: 1.

Reinforce who you are. At most conferences, you will be introduced, and that introduction should make the audience look forward to hearing your story. But even though the audience might know something about you, it still makes sense to say a little bit extra about yourself. Framing that makes it easier for people to digest what you are saying is too often overlooked. 2. A lot of presentations end with a slide that shows the speaker’s name, URL, Twitter handle, and email address. That slide is usually displayed for about three milliseconds before the projector is switched off. Provide your contact information on the opening screen, and keep it there for a while. 3. People love stories. 4. 5. Best Jobs For Every Personality. Blog | ConantLeadership. How to Get a Lot Better at What You Love to Do in 2015 “If we keep doing what we’re doing, we’re going to keep getting what we’re getting.” – Stephen Covey It is a commonly held belief that we can become an expert in any discipline by spending 10,000 hours practicing.

The wisdom of the “10,000 hours” was posited by Dr. K. Anders Ericsson, popularized by Malcolm Gladwell in his book, “Outliers,” and has been oft repeated throughout… 10 Great Posts On Gratitude Thanksgiving offers us the opportunity to reflect on all the things for which we are grateful. It allows us to exercise our gratitude “muscle” – to take the time to appreciate our loved ones, our communities, our workplaces, and to give careful thought to what matters most. 13 Life Lessons from the Game of Tennis Like everyone, my life has been a series of “ups” and “downs.”

Patti Johnson Shares The Secrets For Leading Change 3 Things Leaders Must Do To Build Meaningful Communities 4 Extremely Succinct & Insightful Leadership Quotes. Free Six Sigma Certification - Six Sigma White Belt. For a limited time, we are providing free White Belt training and allowing the public to obtain an official White Belt Six Sigma Certification at no cost.

Although the process to obtain the certification is similar to our other Six Sigma Certification programs, you will not receive access to our regular online learning system. Instead, our White Belt Certification will be awarded after watching 1 short video, reading 4 short assignments (approximately 14 pages total), and successfully passing an online exam (all provided below). Because we are offering the White Belt at no cost, some limitations do exist in comparison to our other Six Sigma programs. The most notable is that instead of receiving a physical certificate from us, you will have the opportunity to print out an electronic certificate upon successful passing of the White Belt exam. The final White Belt Certification also differs significantly in appearance from our standard certifications. Overview. Handbook. HoganDevelop | Hogan Assessments. Six Sigma Online Demo Selection. The 10 Most Popular Leadership Stories Of 2014.

In 2014, we tried to keep our work and lives in balance, find stillness in the chaos, and keep our personal brands shiny and optimally effective. We worked the social media scene, rearranged our office spaces, and discussed the merits of caffeine and mentorship—and combinations of the two. We've covered a lot this year, but the stories our readers loved most played with your imagination: A career that's found in your wildest dreams, big-picture statements of personal purpose and seemingly harmless words that have societal and psychological implications. Our top stories hoped for chances at a better life with more fulfilling work, and maybe even gave you the nudge to get there.

Which of this year's stories was your own favorite? #10: 5 Dream Jobs You Probably Didn’t Know Exist How would you like to babysit pandas for a living, or be a water slide tester? #9: The Exact Amount Of Time You Should Work Every Day #8: How A Popular Two-Letter Word Is Undermining Your Credibility So, what? Топ умове в предприемачеството и лидерството гостуват на SEE Growth Summit 2014 | Leadership.BG. Върн Харниш, основател и изпълнителен директор на Gazelles, Джон Мълинс, професор по мениджмънт в London Business School, и Джордж Колризер, професор по лидерство и организационно поведение в Международния институт за управленско развитие в Швейцария, ще са лекторите на „мениджмънт събитието на годината” - SEE Growth Summit 2014.

Събитието ще се проведе на 25 март от 8.30 часа в хотел Шератон Балкан, София. Гостуването на топ умовете в сферата на предприемачеството и лидерството е насочено към предприемачи и собственици, управляващи и изпълнителни директори, мениджъри на управленско ниво: CFO, COO и CMO, мениджмънт и лидерски екипи от различна големина и членове на надзорни съвети и бизнес ментори. На еднодневното събитие ще се проведат пет лекции, като официалното откриване ще бъде ръководено от Христо Попов, основател и изпълнителен директор на Fast Track Europe. Той ще представи и резултатите от първото Fast Track Management Survey в България.