This week’s emotional intelligence digest is here!

Here is this week’s list of ten great articles and podcast about everything workplace. Check out the list below for content on emotional intelligence, leadership, resilience, mental health and more!

Have you read any interesting articles on these topics recently? Share them with us in the comments below!

4 Ways to Exhibit Emotional Intelligence as a Leader Post-Crisis on Entrepreneur

Now that we are on the road to recovery from the recent global crisis, how should leaders help their teams? How can they show their support and empathy? Check out this article with four ways to exhibit emotional intelligence.

Why Emotionally Intelligent Minds Embrace the Rule of ‘Writing in Reverse’ on

‘In an age when written communication like email, Slack, and text messaging rules, writing in reverse is extremely helpful–because it keeps you from writing purely from an emotional perspective, writing too much, or writing what is not helpful to the recipient.’

How to talk to your boss about your mental health on FastCompany

Mental health has always been a topic that few feel comfortable talking about at work, but after the past year it has become increasingly important that we do so. ‘Companies’ responses to employee mental health needs are highly varied, but overall, thanks in part to the pandemic, organizations are realizing the importance of good mental health for all employees.’

These are the 8 habits that every great leader must develop on Entrepreneur

‘Every once in a while, even though the room is full of experienced and successful people, you meet a leader who stands out. You can know in an instant that they act, think and guide differently than any other leader.’

Positive Leadership: It Makes A Difference on Forbes

‘Some might say that positivity is something you’re born with and that you are either a positive leader or not. Actually, positivity is a skill that requires work each and every day.’ This article discusses the importance and benefits of optimistic, authentic and positive leadership.

Can A Leopard Change It’s Spots? A New Episode Of EI At Work on Genos International Europe

‘Can you teach an old dog new tricks? In the latest episode of EI At Work, emotional intelligence expert Cary Cherniss shares his view. Together with Marie el Daghl and Genos International CEO Dr. Ben Palmer, they discuss whether an established leader known for negative behaviours can ever genuinely develop emotional intelligence.’

Leadership In Extraordinary Times Podcast

‘This is a podcast series from Saïd Business School at Oxford University, presented by Peter Tufano, Peter Moores Dean and Professor of Finance. We will be sharing insights from our research and hearing from people on the frontlines. Leaders who are not just thinking about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, but dealing with it.’

3 solid strategies to fix terrible meetings in a hybrid workplace on FastCompany

‘Now that the work-world is faced with the increased friction of getting humans to come to the office, it won’t be long before “That meeting could have been an email” tweets are joined by “That in-office day could have been a Zoom meeting.”’

Dear HBR: Podcast

‘Work can be frustrating. How can you get along with that maddening coworker? Figure out what your unapproachable boss really wants? Motivate your demoralized team? “Dear HBR:” is here to help. With empathy, experience, and humor, veteran Harvard Business Review editors and co-hosts Alison Beard and Dan McGinn explore solutions to your workplace dilemmas. Bolstered by insights from guests and academic research, they help you navigate thorny situations to find a better way forward.’

How To Cultivate, Sustain And Discuss Mental Health In The Workplace on Forbes

This article outlines three ways for organisations to address mental health with their employees. It’s essential for company’s to have open conversations about mental wellbeing and to do everything they can to support their teams through challenging times.

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