Career Growth

How a Leader’s Emotional Intelligence Affects an Organisation

Emotional Intelligence, coined by psychologists Mayer and Salovey in 1990 refers to an individual’s ability to perceive and process emotional information both within oneself and in others. Also called the Emotional Quotient (EQ), it is the capability to distinguish between different emotions and understand that emotions have a strong influence on behaviour. Leaders are responsible for …

4 Simple Ways of Adapting the Growth Mindset in your Business

Almost three decades ago, Carol S. Dweck, a psychologist from Stanford, began her research on students’ attitude towards failure, motivation and achievement. From her research, the term ‘growth mindset’ was coined which describes a belief system that focuses on the development of skills and abilities through dedication and hard work. This educational philosophy has transcended beyond …

What Does a Business Coach Bring to the Table?

The 2010s seems to have been the renaissance of business coaching, an educational process that’s meant specifically to increase business gains. Recent statistics from the International Coach Federation cite that a company’s profit margins can go up to 46% when they invest in a business coach for their top brass. Business coaches prove especially valuable to …

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