How Emotional Intelligence Can Help Solve the World’s Problems

By Dolah Saleh | 18 May 2021 |

Just as intellectual intelligence is known as IQ, so too is the measure of emotional intelligence known as EQ. If we understand exactly what emotional intelligence is, then we also recognize how EQ is part of the answer to solving the world’s problems.Consider that each human being is either aware of their emotions and can…

The World Where We Stand

By Dolah Saleh | 11 May 2021 |

If we sometimes feel overwhelmed by the need for world change, all we need do is take on the challenge right where we stand. It’s like the quote by Desmond Tutu who said that “there is only one way to eat an elephant: a bite at a time.” Of course, he was not speaking literally,…

The Only Way to Live

By Dolah Saleh | 04 May 2021 |

We are only too aware of polarizing positions in our world. And the reason that we are so aware is that these positions are too present in our lives. While we know this has to change, and we hear it often enough, why is it that we continue to live separated in our positions and…

Truth as our Inspiration

By Dolah Saleh | 27 April 2021 |

It is about doing what we love, loving what we do, and being willing to be one hundred percent honest with ourselves and the world. It’s the path to happiness and success. So why aren’t we all happy and successful? Why do we have pain and strife in our world? Integrity and love are sister…

Power or Force?

By Dolah Saleh | 20 April 2021 |

We are either contributing to the peace and love in the world or to the negative energy that causes hurt and ultimate destruction.

21 Points for Success

By Dolah Saleh | 13 April 2021 |

There is a little book called Life’s Little Instruction Book that was initially written in 1940. The author is H. Jackson Brown, Jr., and his 21 points have definitely stood the test of time. We review each step here, highlighting the importance of each, and referring back to so many other shows in which we…

Meet Minnie

By Dolah Saleh | 06 April 2021 |

Minnie’s story serves to highlight what so many of us experience. From the lack of career guidance to accepting work that had little or nothing to do with her passion, she speaks powerfully about how she felt and the advice she can deliver as a consequence. Like many, there were sparks of illumination in some…

Four Killers of Relationship

By Dolah Saleh | 30 March 2021 |

John Gottman identified relationship barriers as what he referred to as the “Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.” These are criticism, defensiveness, contempt, and stonewalling. We recognize these as self-protective mechanisms that, in fact, are guaranteed to destroy our relationship. That’s because they originate in unresolved pain from our past. Instead of being in relationship and…

Reviewing the Interview

By Dolah Saleh | 23 March 2021 | Comments Off on Reviewing the Interview

You’ve sent in your resume for a job you feel you can do and are interested in doing. You were invited for a face-to-face interview. All signs point to you being a “fit” to the corporate culture. So, why did you not get the job? It is essential that you prepare ahead of time for…

Shifting after the Pandemic

By Dolah Saleh | 16 March 2021 | Comments Off on Shifting after the Pandemic

We were forced to step back. No matter what we did or how much we enjoyed our work, we were given the gift of time away from what we thought we knew, especially in our work lives. It’s like the world called a time-out. We drew a collective sigh and breath as we took a…