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 [...]

Find Your Perfect Meditation Match! Here are 5 Meditation Styles Based on Your Needs

Find Your Perfect Meditation Match! Here are 5 Meditation Styles Based on Your Needs

Have you tried meditation before, but felt like it wasn’t for you? Don’t be discouraged, because meditation is not a one-size-fits-all approach. With so many meditation styles out there, it can be overwhelming to sort through (or try) them all. Comparing meditation practices and different styles of meditation is similar to the feeling you get when [...]

Take a Deep Breath to Transform Your Overall Health (Here’s the Science Behind How It Works!)

Take a Deep Breath to Transform Your Overall Health (Here’s the Science Behind How It Works!)

Do you feel overwhelmed and emotionally out of control? Does stress win nine out of 10 times? The solution is literally right under your nose. Ready? Okay – take a deep breath. Deep breathing is literally your body’s natural coping mechanism for stress. Although breathing happens unconsciously, we can control the way we breathe. And when [...]