Reading Books Improves Emotional Intelligence

 I read lots. Much of the time my reading is done on my computer. I am grateful, that social media is making reading more popular. I recently finished a list for my blog that named most of the books I hold responsible for making me who I am. Need to add some fiction titles. Then …

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Feeling Safer Boosts Emotional Intelligence

Recent events have eroded our sense of safety particularly when it comes to our children and schools. Something to think about. Well trained guard dogs save lives, and yes sometimes by sacrificing their life.  Sad, but better than children dying. Here are some thoughts from various articles about dogs in schools. Programs like Readers of the …

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Adhuminiem, Do You Know What It Means? 3 Tips To Strengthen Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Fitness Training® is about thinking logically.  Doing so improves your emotional intelligence. The more you can spot logical fallacies, the stronger your critical thinking skills. This post focuses on the fallacy of attacking the person instead of the argument. The Media uses ad hominem attacks to awaken your urge to buy things. How? One way …

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Laughing Strengthens Your Emotional Intelligence When Things Are Tough

          When you cannot laugh, depression lurks; but is it depression or a reaction to pains all face at one time or another. Although inspired by my tendency at times to be or be seen as a Cranky Old One (COO) or a Weary Old One (WOO), no matter what a person’s age, stress, …

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