Articles

Articles by the EITC team members about a range of topics related to emotional intelligence including work, performance, relationships, cognitive development, and leadership.

Unconscious bias, emotional intelligence and leadership
Leadership

Unconscious bias, emotional intelligence and leadership

The strength of unconscious bias is it can help us think and make decisions quickly. The downside of unconscious, or implicit, bias is that it is unconscious and we do not know the extent of the impact on our thinking and decision-making. Once we become aware of these biases, we have more choice over their influence on us….

The backwards bicycle and neuroplasticity
Coaching

The backwards bicycle and neuroplasticity

The backwards bicycle was designed by some welders that work with Destin, an internet-famous science communicator. He’s funny and engaging and his videos are really great. Destin’s experience with the backwards bicycle is a fascinating window into a real life learning scenario. The backwards bicycle is just a regular bike, but the handle bar has…