We cannot say that they are missing the most important human skill, they did not develop it. It is not the lack of emotional skills, it is the underdevelopment. Social awareness is what required to be an emotionally intelligent creature. It is how to deal with other people’s emotions and be socially aware. If you […]
He started like this, I have accumulated ten years of experience doing this and that. I led many teams implementing different projects over the globe. He ended up the conversation, I think, I am a great leader. What’s about you? He asked me, I am a student of leadership, I replied. He repeated his statement, […]
Most young people between 18- 20 years old have to decisively choose their careers. A career at that age means studying for a college degree which will pave the way for wonderful opportunities in the future. Few who get help to ask themselves why they are getting enrolled in this and that college. Why are […]
You ring someone on Monday and he or she replies your call on Thursday. You text folks on WhatsApp, they see your text and they respond to your message after a couple of days. You email people, but they do not get back to you in a week. You talk to colleagues in the lobby […]
Last week, a friend of mine from Turkey messaged me an Instagram post showing someone who went very crazy and silly in talking about the loss of his love. The man’s video went viral in seconds on social media hitting millions of views and likes. My friend’s question was why shallowness and silliness today are […]
The irony of the financial crises lies in the fact that central banks like US Federal Reserve, European Central Bank, Bank of Japan and Bank of England have an army of risk management teams, experts and financial geniuses at every level and floor and yet they fall into the trap of the market over and […]
Fear kills and saps creativity. Fear feeds the status quo and makes it unchangeable and unchallengeable.