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Spirit of EQ – Focus On Your EQ



Jeff East There’s a group of us that meet every Sunday night. It’s kind of a combination of a home church and a book club. In the discussion, we just take a section of the book and we discuss and we started talking about reframing and looking at things differently. And I started thinking about … Continue reading Spirit of EQ – Focus On Your EQ


29 – Focus On Your EQ



Focusing on your emotional intelligence can be a huge task.  In this episode, Jeff uses the analogy of photography and a camera in helping to focus on emotional intelligence.  Even if you know very little about a camera and photography, this episode will certainly help. We have a special offer for you as well. What … Continue reading 29 – Focus On Your EQ


Spirit of EQ – How EQ Can Change Your Life



Eric Pennington Hello, everyone. This is Eric Pennington with the spirit of EQ. And welcome to the spirit of EQ podcast. Today’s episode is how EQ can change your life. Joining me as always, is Jeff East with the spirit of EQ. Hi, Jeff, Jeff East how are you? Hi, Eric and all our listeners. … Continue reading Spirit of EQ – How EQ Can Change Your Life


27 – How EQ Can Change Your Life



Happy New Year!  And to kick off your new year, we are offering $100 off our SEI EQ Assessment, that’s our full emotional intelligence assessment. That also includes a debrief to explaining the assessment. Send us an email.  info@spiritofeq.com Put in the subject line, “podcast offer.” No matter where you call home, we will contact … Continue reading 27 – How EQ Can Change Your Life


12 – How To Cope With Feelings Of Failure



Knowing that we have failed spectacularly can leave us feeling devastated.  In this episode, Jeff and Eric cover some ways to come to grips with our thoughts on failure.  This episode isn’t so much about actions to take when you have experienced a failure, but more to do with the feelings you might be dealing … Continue reading 12 – How To Cope With Feelings Of Failure


11 – How Well Do You Know Yourself



Jeff and Eric help you to explore how well do you know yourself, and how it pertains to emotional intelligence. In each episode, Jeff and Eric will talk about what emotional intelligence, or understanding your emotions, can do for you in your daily and work life.For more information, contact Jeff at jeff@spiritofeq.com, or go to … Continue reading 11 – How Well Do You Know Yourself


Spirit Of EQ – Pursuing Noble Goals



Spirit of EQ – Pursuing Noble Goals Eric Pennington: Welcome to The Spirit of EQ Podcast. Today we’re going to be talking about pursuing noble goals. That just sounds really good. So Jeff, tell us a little bit about what noble goals are, versus, maybe, general goals, or the term “smart goals.” Jeff East: This … Continue reading Spirit Of EQ – Pursuing Noble Goals


8 – Pursuing Noble Goals



What is a noble goal? “Connecting your daily choices with your overarching sense of purpose.” Your sense of purpose becomes your noble goal. Your true sense of purpose is your noble goal. And learn why it’s something that you’ll never achieve in your lifetime. In this episode of The Spirit of EQ, Jeff and Eric … Continue reading 8 – Pursuing Noble Goals


Spirit Of EQ – Increasing Empathy



Spirit Of EQ – Increasing Empathy Eric Pennington: Welcome to The Spirit of EQ podcast. Today’s episode we’re going to talk about increasing empathy. With us, as always, is Jeff East. I’m very familiar with the word empathy. Powerful thing. But today we’re going to talk about increasing it. What does empathy mean? And how … Continue reading Spirit Of EQ – Increasing Empathy


7 – Increasing Empathy



What does empathy mean?  And how do we increase it? Contrasted to sympathy, empathy is a lot deeper. Empathy is when you actually put yourself, as best you can, into that person’s shoes. You’re connecting with their emotions. It’s something that’s shared, and non-judgmental. In each episode, Jeff and Eric will talk about what emotional … Continue reading 7 – Increasing Empathy