In with the new with emotional intelligence at work
Happy new year, and welcome to our newsletter.  We like to offer a change from other newsletters which can demand an awful lot of reading. 
Jeremy Marchant
The leadership lessons of Nelson Mandela
It’s what it says on the can
Verbal aikido
What’s the best way to respond to a bit of verbal aggression?  Six approaches compared.
Humour of the week
Food banks are too big to fail.  Very droll.  Warning:  contains sarcasm.
Always returning (eventually)
Brian Eno’s oldie but goldie is something to have on in the background while you work, perhaps...?
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I’ll really do it this year!
How to succeed at new year’s resolutions
Make a drawing
Here’s one I made earlier.  Hours of endless fun drawing pretty pictures in this interactive game
On being wrong
Most of us will do anything to avoid being wrong. But what if we're wrong about that?
In this video, Kathryn Schulz makes a compelling case for not just admitting but embracing our fallibility [dur 17:52]
Birthday quotations
One's life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others, by means of love, friendship, indignation and compassion.
Self-knowledge is no guarantee of happiness, but it is on the side of happiness and can supply the courage to fight for it.
All oppression creates a state of war.

Simone de Beauvoir b 9 January 1908, French author and philosopher
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