In the past, risk management and assessment was focused mainly on the procedures and regulations, rather than the nature of individuals. That focus is changing, along with our rapidly changing world of work. In a Harvard Business Review article, Srini Pillay makes three suggestions to think differently about how we consider risk.
The Marshmallow Test, written by eminent psychologist Dr. Walter Mischel, is an interesting read on self-control and how to improve it. It is particularly relevant to the Decision Making aspect of Emotional Intelligence, which includes the “impulse control” component.
Mental Health and Emotional Intelligence
As the Mental Health Awareness month of May draws to a close, we reflect on the importance of our mental wellbeing, and some ways to improve it.
National Paper Airplane Day
This Saturday the 26th of May is National Paper Airplane Day, a day to commemorate the humble aeronautical toy! At KinchLyons, the paper plane isn’t just something that children make to annoy their teachers, but it can actually be an effective tool for simulated learning in organisations.