People have always said that how men and women process emotions is not the same. Women have been characterized as both more communicative and more emotional than men. Now new evidence points to men and women having distinct neural responses to both positive and […]
Coaching influences the brain, not only changing how we think and feel, but also encouraging the brain to change itself physically. The new buzzword, neuroplasticity, refers to this flexible quality of the brain and its ability to develop new roads, so to speak, allowing […]
Introverts are rather undervalued these days. Yet they make up a third to a half of the society. It’s interesting to look at how history and culture have influenced us to tend to give more prestige to extroverts than introverts. Listen to this inspiring […]
TOWES is the acronym for the Test of Workplace Essential Skills. The Essential Skills have been categorized by the Canadian government as a way to standardize the skill requirements for each profession. They are also becoming the standard for evaluating a potential employee instead […]
What does your body language mean? While we all have individual variations, we do make broad cultural assumptions based on body language.
This site has a series of photos with possible interpretations of what specific body postures and gestures may mean.There is also a recap […]
Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy shows how “power posing” – standing in a posture of confidence, even when we don’t feel confident – can affect testosterone and cortisol levels […]
Your eye patterns – where your eyes move when you are remembering or imagining something – indicate what is happening in your mind. This information is used, for example, when someone wants to know if you are lying (such as in LIE TO ME […]