Category: emotions

Do you want to lead others?

Do you have self-control? Over the years of meeting leaders in industry, business and government I come to believe that one of the key traits of a leader is self-control. This is because self-control helps you control your emotions and

Have you ever been hurt by an event?

Are you sure that it was the event that hurt you? I write this blog in the aftermath of the World Cup in soccer. After a semi-final loss by Brazil to Germany the following comments were all over the press

Do you find it hard to forget the bad things people did to you?

Is that stopping you from moving forward with your life? Many years ago a co-worker looked at me and said; ‘Tim, how come you forget the great sales months you have?” I told him that the month was finished so

Have you decided that no matter the circumstances you will not be affected?

Doesn’t this seem to be the right thing to do? Now let me begin by stating; I believe that all of us have emotions for a good reason. Secondly, we are human beings and we do have feelings. What I

Have you noticed that the young rich in Hollywood like to alter their states?

What do you think the reason for that is? Is it because they are rich and bored with life? Or is it because they want to change the way they feel? I am always reminded of the late John Belushi

Are you able to keep calm when another person is out of control?

Do you wish at times you were able to keep your emotions in-check? I am a very passionate person and in the past number of months I’ve been in circumstances when it could have ended up like a nuclear explosion.

Is your marketing getting and keeping people’s attention?

Are you sure? Recently in a Harvard Business Review article it discussed at length digital marketing. One of the problems they identified was that people get bored very quickly. They found that keeping viewers involved depends on two emotions: joy