Optimism as an Emotional Intelligence Competency in Teenagers

Optimism is the expectation that things will work out when there are temporary setbacks or in difficult times. There has been countless research on Optimism and the overwhelming outcomes state optimists live longer and are more successful.

February 2016

Optimism | Can you teach people to be more Optimistic?

Do things always work out for me because I’m optimistic, or Am I optimistic because things always work out for me? I’m not sure if the ‘chicken or the egg’ perspective is all that important, but half of a century of roaming this earth and the experience of raising three children, I'm convinced... optimism is powerful! And [...]