“People work best when they feel good about themselves”

This quote is taken from Henry Stewart, founder and Chief Executive of Happy, the computer training company (11th in the Financial Times list of best UK workplaces, May 2006). He added, “so the role of management here is to help people feel good.” It is another concept and statement that has applied emotional intelligence at […]

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Want to work at Google

Some important messages here for managers, directors, CEOs, employees, business leaders: View Video

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Gerry Robinson & the NHS

Every second of this 3 x 1 hour programme had me hooked. I could take a lot of blog space and/or write articles from an EI perspective on the challenges Gerry Robinson faced at Rotherham General Hospital. Here are the main points as I see them: I’m OK, You’re not OK. cultureThe NHS is a […]

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Happy Xmas

To all the visitors to the peopleintelligence website and to my regular blog readers HAPPY XMAS and warm wishes for 2007 I really look forward to starting the year with some of you with self development just for you.(See last blog entry.)

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Start 2007 with a boost

Why not get your new year off to a great start by boosting your self esteem?Starting with me….. is a Saturday session designed to give you creative and practical ways to feel good about yourself and keep feeling good in 2007. Our self belief affects our success.Our performance, our appearance, our presence, our results are […]

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Burn out is a consenting activity

This comment was left as part of a posting on the ukhrd network in response to a discussion on resilience and recovery from burn out. I believe this particular comment is worth highlighting for reflection and is in the same category as the Eleonar Roosevelt You cannot make me feel inferior without my permission. The […]

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Strictly emotional

Fascinating to watch the different degrees of emotional intelligence displayed via a live TV show like Strictly Come Dancing where all the competitors are under extreme pressure to perform, to keep focused and in control and then receive the judges feedback.Here are my quick, personal observations linked to AppliedEI. I have nothing but admiration for […]

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You read it here first!

Starting with me…..A special one day self development opportunity for the New Year.Find out more on the me + you = page.

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Fantastic new resource

Those of you who read my blog regularly will have seen my references to Nik Askews short videos that show interviews with really interesting people speaking on topics to get you thinking and feeling. In my blog I’ve linked you to Dominic Miller (Sting’s guitarist) and Tim Campbell (the guy who won the Apprentice last […]

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A Milestone

It’s been quite a journey from our first suggestions about a conference on emotional intelligence to the AppliedEI conference – Maximising Your Organisation’s Potential which took place last Wednesday, 20 September.As the Vice Chair of the CAEI Trust there were many special moments throughout the day:Tim Sparrow opening the conference, the launch of Tim & […]

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