3 Tips to improve emotional intelligence

3 Tips to Improve Emotional Intelligence

Funny motivational speaker Amy Dee’s blog; 3 tips to improve emotional intelligence; “Whatever is begun in anger, ends in shame.” —- Benjamin Franklin            “As much as 80% of adult “success” comes from EQ.” — Daniel Goleman            “Where we have strong emotions, we’re liable to fool…

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From Negative to Positive: Robinson Crusoe Reframe

Funny motivational speaker Amy Dee’s blog; How to Reframe a Negative Situation Quickly Just like you, the coronavirus has created changes and challenges for my family. All my spring and summer speaking engagements were either rescheduled, or became virtual events. In addition, Mom’s senior living apartment complex remains closed to visitors. Meanwhile, we’ve not gone…

Funny Motivational speaker Amy Dee's blog Overcoming negative thoughts

Overcoming negative thoughts

Funny Motivational Speaker Amy Dee’s blog; Do you often think you know what others are thinking about you? Do you generalize specific occurrences? For example: If they do not invite you to a party, do you wonder if you are unlikeable? Do you personalize generic comments? For example, you think a passing a remark about the benefits…

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You are responsible for your own happiness

Funny motivational speaker Amy Dee’s blog; A communication book said, “Speak from I, not you.”  The author described the importance of taking responsibility for our own feelings.  She pointed out that no one can make us feel anything. We are responsible for our emotions, even for the feelings that come as a response to someone’s…

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Look for new doors to open

Funny motivational speaker Amy Dee’s Blog A friend of mine became an accountant because his father is an accountant. He hated his first job. Lots of soul searching revealed that he hated accounting period. Moving on, he took odd jobs until he figured out his next career opportunity. My early years revolved around theatre productions.…

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No one, not even a hero, thrives by suffering alone

Funny Motivational Speaker amy Dee’s blog; Last evening Steve and I poured through Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu to find a movie to watch. After weeks of Shelter in Place orders, the pickin’s are slim. We ended up watching a thriller with the typical hero storyline:  A tough hero takes on evil forces, almost dies,…