There’s lots of publicity and research around emotional intelligence (EQ) currently. It’s been suggested as critical to performance at work and a powerful way to focus energy, but there’s a catch: EQ won’t do a thing for you, if you aren’t genuine.
“I have only two rules which I regard as principles of conduct. The first is: Have no rules. The second is: Be independent of the opinion of others.” Albert Einstein
Great Scriberia from the latest Google Firestarter session we attended…
- Miles Ward & Yossi Vardi
- True dat
“Nurture your mind with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic make heroes.” Benjamin Disraeli
- Setting up the grounds for disruption!
- Informal gazebo discussion area
- The beach awaiting Bonfire Making madness...
- Bedouin tent main stage
- Setting up the map
- Giant beanbag discussion area
- Big board waiting to be filled by delegates...
“As for the future, your task is not to foresee it, but to enable it.”
Antoine de Saint Exupery
We often talk about unconferences; the broad range of people they can bring together and the far reaching discussions, ideas and insights they generate. But what is an unconference? How and why does it work? Read more…
Not content with producing the best unconference ever – we thought we would multi-task and blog for Event Magazine at the same time!
We shared our overview of Stream and gave details of a few of our favourite discussions.
Read the full article here.
- Water on Mars
Twitter. An amazing force driving and dividing public opinion, is so much a part of the fabric of modern conversation that we can now (almost) no longer imagine life without it. With nearly 6,000 tweets sent per second by over 300 million active users, 140 characters really matter.