How to build emotional intelligence in the workplace

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Emotional Intelligence (EI) is the capacity to recognize, understand and manage our own emotions, as well as the emotions of others. It helps us to develop better relationships with those around us, make better decisions, and lead more fulfilling lives. EI involves self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skills. Self-awareness includes understanding our own moods, … Read more

Building a Kind, Positive Work Culture

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When employing people from all walks of life, it’s easy to overlook the process of helping foster kindness in your company culture. However, it cannot be understated how important it is. Negative workplace culture contributes to loss of talent, productivity, and absenteeism to name a few. There are many ways to build a culture of … Read more

Event planning guide: tips to crush it at the SPIE Photonic West  Conference

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The SPIE Photonics West conference is a premier event in the field of photonics and optics, covering a wide range of topics including biomedical optics, biophotonics, industrial lasers, optoelectronics, microfabrication, MOEMS-MEMS, displays, quantum technologies, and other related areas. The conference is designed to attract a focused and engaged audience of scientists, engineers, and business leaders, … Read more

Event planning guide: tips to crush it at the RSA conference 

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The RSA Conference is one of the most highly-anticipated cybersecurity events of the year and for good reason. The conference brings together experts, thought leaders, and industry professionals from around the globe to discuss the latest trends and challenges in cybersecurity. The conference provides an opportunity to learn about new technologies and best practices, and … Read more

GDC Event planning guide: tips to crush it at the Game Developers Conference

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So, you’ve made the decision to attend GDC, but now what? Planning effectively is crucial to success, especially in the game development industry. The annual Game Developers Conference (GDC) is no exception. As one of the premier events for game developers, it’s an opportunity to connect with other industry professionals, learn about new opportunities, and … Read more

Evolve your company culture by shaping core beliefs

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When I talk to product teams and company leaders after a teambuilding event, one challenge that comes up more than anything else is the mindset of the company. Even in the 21st century, many people feel that their companies are too top-down, sales-driven, output-focused, and traditional. This is a far-reaching problem that affects not only … Read more