What’s Your Emotional Intelligence? What EQ Is, How It Differs From IQ, and Why It Matters

What’s Your Emotional Intelligence? What EQ Is, How It Differs From IQ, and Why It Matters

When it comes to life success, what’s more important: book smarts or street smarts? Cognitive intelligence (IQ) versus emotional intelligence (EQ) is a topic debated by many. Some believe the most successful people are the brainiacs of the world, while others say the emotionally savvy have the upper hand. When we were young, our parents instilled [...]

Do You Worry Too Much? Try These Proven Techniques to Calm an Overactive Mind

Do You Worry Too Much? Try These Proven Techniques to Calm an Overactive Mind

It's a question we all ask ourselves at some point: "Why do I worry so much?" As a writer, overthinking comes naturally. The wheels in my head are always spinning and I tend to write the entire story before it happens. But does it ever turn out the way I imagine it? Not very often. [...]

8 Lifestyle Changes to Improve Concentration and Sharpen Your Attention

8 Lifestyle Changes to Improve Concentration and Sharpen Your Attention

It should come as no surprise that people today have a shorter attention span than goldfish. It’s true! As long as our dependence on technology goes up, our attention span will continue to decline. So, how can you boost focus and concentration in today’s digital age? With the right tools, you can train your brain to [...]