Positive Intelligence vs. Emotional Agility

Are unpleasant feelings a valuable doorway to personal insight, or are they the destructive byproduct of misdirected survival instincts? Two best selling books square off on opposite sides of this debate. In Emotional Agility, psychologist and TED Talk favorite Susan David encourages us to seek Read More …

Stress Makes You Stupid (The Neuroscience of Survival)

After every emergency, mass murder, or questionable use of force by police, all the armchair quarterbacks come out. From the comfort of their living room or their parents’ basement, they second-guess the people involved, and always ask, “Why’d he do this? Why didn’t she do Read More …