Improve Your Emotional Intelligence: Think About What Matters

Prejudice and bias comes with our genes. Why? Not trusting the outsider or different is a primitive survival tool.  Both are unknowns. When the world was young and dark, dangerous unknowns threatened.  The fear lingers on at an uncounscious level. Studies show that at heart the human race prefers being kind, caring and fair; the …

Continue reading ‘Improve Your Emotional Intelligence: Think About What Matters’ »

THINK YOU ARE OPEN-MINDED? THINK AGAIN

This post suggests ways to become more understanding of others while continuing my week of honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.   Yesterday in my Parents Are People Too Blog, I posted on ways to work toward peace.  Early on, I said “Banning guns will not end violence.” A very good, very bright friend called me …

Continue reading ‘THINK YOU ARE OPEN-MINDED? THINK AGAIN’ »