Want Results? Put Yourself in Other People's Shoes

Want Results? Put Yourself in Other People's Shoes

One of the lowest-scoring leadership skills on the EQ-i assessment of emotional intelligence is empathy.  At its core, empathy is understanding the perspectives of others, which is very useful for business leaders.  Empathy is looking at a situation from another person’s viewpoint.  It does not take away from achieving results; empathy helps leaders achieve results.

Press Pause for Better Impulse Control and Better Results!

Press Pause for Better Impulse Control and Better Results!

Too much of a “bias for action” can lead to a fair amount of clean-up work later.  In fact, low impulse control can derail otherwise successful career. The good news is impulse control is a muscle every leader can strengthen.