Have you ever tried to tell someone they were doing something you don’t like, or that they were just outright wrong, but they turned it around on you and put you on the defense? [Read more…]
Do you make small compromises with the people you love so that they will like or love you more?
There are two ways to compromise:
One has attached resentments, the other doesn’t.
I’ll give you one guess which method of compromise works better for the relationships in your life.
What can you do when you are getting humiliated or criticized? Are there practical methods of dealing with embarrassing situations?
How about hurtful criticism?
This episode gets into the challenge of dealing with humiliation and criticism.
Have you ever wondered why some people get away with things and others don’t?
In my experience, the more dishonest someone is, the more they seem to get away with bad behavior of some sort.
When an honest person tries to get away with immoral or unethical behavior, they are often caught in the act and have to pay the price.
Of course you might say, “If they’re trying to get away with something, that doesn’t make them very honest then, does it?”
You may be right! [Read more…]
In this episode of The Overwhelmed Brain podcast, I answer several questions ranging from overcoming jealousy, people that impose their values on you, what affects your self-worth and self-esteem, getting over insecurities about body comments, letting go of intrusive, distressing thoughts, expressing yourself and more!
It’s the variety episode on emotional intelligence. I hope you get a lot of value from it.