Why We Laugh; Because We Have To

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Laughter is something we all enjoy, whether it’s from being tickled to watching your friend fall down without hurting themselves. This important social emotion links us in more ways than you might have ever imagined. It seems that there are two types of laughter, the real type, which is high pitched and uncontrollable, and posed … Read more

Interpersonal Communication Skills you Need to Succeed

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Interpersonal communication skills are an essential part of every interaction in your daily life. These are the skills that enable you to convey information in any situation. We’ve gathered the top 15 examples of interpersonal communication skills that you should implement in order to advance your career and improve your chances of success, both in … Read more

Strategies to Resolve Interpersonal Conflict

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When you get enough people together, conflict is unfortunately inevitable. Human beings are inherently competitive and will often have conflicting ideas or suggestions. To help you prevent internal conflict within your teams, we’ve gathered together the top tools, tips, and techniques to help you recognize, resolve, and prevent interpersonal conflicts. Recognizing Interpersonal Conflict While common, … Read more

Social Intelligence: The Key to Career and Life Success?

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Social intelligence is a theory that has plagued psychologists since the 1920s. It was originally described by Edward Thorndike as “the ability to understand and manage men and women, boys and girls, to act wisely in human relations.” Is the improvement of social intelligence the key to success and happiness in your life and career? … Read more