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5 Renewal Strategies to Combat Burnout Amid the Great Resignation

A recent workforce trend has consistently dominated headlines: “The Great Resignation” (also dubbed “The Big Quit”). According to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics report, 4.3 million American workers quit their jobs last December, continuing a tre …

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What is Emotional Intelligence?

What is emotional intelligence (EI)? This is one of the most frequently asked questions that Daniel Goleman (Dan), psychologist and author of the New York Times bestseller “Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ,” gets from his audience …

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Welcome to First Person Plural!

The First Season of First Person Plural (FPP) is Here!

Episode 0: Who We Are, and Where We’re Going For years, Daniel Goleman’s work has been applied in personal development and business contexts to help people become better leaders. But what does emotional intelligence look like when we go beyond the firs …

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NYT Best-Selling Author, Daniel Goleman Launches First Person Plural—An Emotional Intelligence (EI) Podcast

For Immediate Release November 24, 2020 Northampton, MA On the cusp of the release of the 25th-anniversary edition of his New York Times best-selling book, Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ, Dr. Daniel Goleman is launching the Firs …

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Executive Producer, Gaby Acosta

Aiding Trauma Recovery With Emotional Intelligence

For the last few months, I’ve been working with a team of creative, passionate, and talented folks to conceptualize and develop a podcast about emotional intelligence and the systems we are all a part of. Hosted by Daniel Goleman and his son Hanuman Go …

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Bryant Johnson at Work

The Vernacular of Compassion

The author at his desk As I type this (well, not literally), I’m putting the finishing touches on a promotional video for First Person Plural: EI & Beyond, a new podcast from Key Step Media. While my brain is awash in keyframes, masking layers, and …

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Elizabeth Solomon, Coach and Producer

Emotional Intelligence: The Backbone of a Better World

We were four months into the COVID-19 pandemic when Hanuman Goleman called me up and asked me if I wanted to be part of a podcast with Daniel Goleman on Emotional Intelligence. I’m not sure there is a single thing that would have deterred me from sayin …

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CEO Hanuman Goleman in his Home Office

Integrating Emotional Intelligence Into the Fabric of Our Lives

Hanuman Goleman, Founder and CEO of Key Step Media, sits in his home office. Dear Community, I am pleased to announce a new chapter at Key Step Media: a podcast with Daniel Goleman on emotional intelligence! Over the last few years, we turned our atten …

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Guests Inside My Head: How to Combat Rumination

How many voices chatter inside your head—especially during moments of stress? How often do they speak over each other—over you? All these voices, like guests who pop up unexpectedly to your house, demand attention. At times they are useful, for example …

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Coaching vs. Counseling: Advice for New Coaches

TW: This article includes a brief mention of sexual abuse. As the fields of coaching and counseling continue to grow and evolve, there is increasing overlap and influence between them. Clear objectives, homework assignments, and even Emotional Intellig …

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