The Importance of Feelings – in the Workplace

The Importance of Feelings – in the Workplace

In the last blog post, we talked about the importance of teaching children how to recognise and manage their feelings, because research has shown what a positive impact this skill can have on the rest of their lives. In this second part of our three part series, we’ll...
The Importance of Feelings

The Importance of Feelings

This is the first in a series of posts I’m going to give you – and it’s all about feelings.   Like it or not (and many people don’t – there’s a deeply ingrained, cultural dismissal of ‘feelings’ that we will come onto soon!), feelings are always present in our...
The power we give to the words we say

The power we give to the words we say

You have brilliant ideas, and so much to say – but sometimes, the way we say them and the words we use can doom them from the start with our listeners. Just making a few small changes here and there can drastically improve our chances of being heard, and getting the...
The Psychology of Persuasion

The Psychology of Persuasion

At some point today, tomorrow, this week, you will need to influence someone to do something – your employee, your partner, your client, your child. Have you ever thought about what makes people say ‘yes’ to your requests? I’m going to share few tips with you on...