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10 posts from January 2015

January 27, 2015

Emotions are the glue...

“The glue that holds people together in a team, and that commits people to an organization, is the emotions they feel” 

Daniel Goleman

You are a leader if...

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” 

John Quincy Adams 

Emotional Intelligence defined...Goleman

"Emotional intelligence is our capacity for recognizing and managing our own feelings and for recognizing and managing emotions well in our relationships with others."

Under the guidance of an Emotionally Intelligent leader...

“Under the guidance of an Emotionally Intelligent leader, people feel a mutual comfort level.  They share ideas, learn from one another, make decisions collaboratively, and get things done.”

Daniel Goleman

Emotional Intelligence defined...

“The ability to monitor one’s own feelings and emotions, to discriminate among them, and to use this information to guide one’s thinking and actions”

Salovey and Mayer

January 22, 2015

If your past worries

"If your past worries now seem unnecessary, what about the current ones?"

Yuan Tze

January 20, 2015

A willingness to trust...

"A willingness to trust and openly listen to alternative ideas and views is essential for collaboration to be successful."
Dale Eilerman

Power in organizations...

"Power in organizations is the capacity generated by relationships. It is an energy that comes into existence through relationships."
Margaret Wheatley

Our propensity to be competitive...

"Our propensity to be competitive hinders efforts to interact collaboratively."
Dale Eilerman

January 05, 2015

“You can’t start building a bridge in the middle...

“You can’t start building a bridge in the middle and if you want someone else to take the first step, YOU need to start building it from THEIR side.”
Richard Rohr