About Stephanie Vermeulen

Steph incorporates new scientific findings into her practical seminars on Personal Intelligence (EQ + IQ). She is the author of Personal Intelligence: Future Fit Now (2015), EQ: Emotional Intelligence for Everyone (1999) and Kill the Princess: Why Women Still Aren’t Free from the Quest for a Fairytale Life (2007).  Steph is also a life coach and was one of the first practitioners to introduce the practical application of EQ into her seminars in 1996. She has audiences in Europe, India, the Middle East, Southern African region and the USA.

7 Habits of a Healthy Brain by neuroscientist, Dr Sarah McKay

Dr Sarah McKay is an Oxford University-educated neuroscientist, science writer and founder of The Neuroscience Academy.  She writes a popular science-based blog Your Brain Health:  http://yourbrainhealth.com.au/   SLEEP: A good night’s sleep every night should be a priority, not a luxury. Sleep is overlooked, underappreciated, and the number one, fundamental bedrock of good health. Sleep [...]

By | 2019-10-07T05:41:43+00:00 October 7th, 2019|EQ Blog|0 Comments

Suspicious Minds: Why we believe conspiracy theories

2019 is an election year in South Africa so along with the usual political hot-air we can expect a flood of fake news supported by some wild conspiracy theories.  Science journalist, Rob Brotherton says in his book Suspicious Minds: Why We Believe Conspiracy Theories that the threat of a New World Order (NWO) - so [...]

By | 2019-10-07T05:28:38+00:00 October 7th, 2019|EQ Blog|0 Comments

Artificial Intelligence (AI) – Feared or Favoured? (Audio / Video)

Steph Vermeulen (EQ pioneer) and Simon Carpenter (Chief Innovation Officer for SAP SA) interviewed here by Ryan Hogarth on The New Normal about the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) to release us from the drudgery of being enslaved by a salary so that we can get on with living and loving life. Some scientists take [...]

By | 2019-10-07T05:28:46+00:00 October 7th, 2019|EQ Blog|0 Comments

(Audio & Video) ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE – FEAR OR FAVOUR IT?

Steph Vermeulen (EQ pioneer) and Simon Carpenter (Chief Innovation Officer for SAP SA) interviewed here by Ryan Hogarth on The New Normal about the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) to release us from the drudgery of being enslaved by a salary so that we can get on with living and loving life. Some scientists take [...]

By | 2018-07-04T10:50:57+00:00 July 4th, 2018|EQ Blog|0 Comments

AFRO-OPTIMISM – HAPPY NEW YEAR!

ONYAKA OMUSHA ABANTU BONKE! MAHLOHONOLO a SELEMO se SECHA! Writer:  Steph Vermeulen – founder of EQSA Africa attracts more than its fair share of negative attention.  To kick off 2018 on a more optimistic note, here’s a little food for thought ... At least three major influences are converging to change the face of Africa. [...]

By | 2018-01-17T02:45:57+00:00 January 17th, 2018|EQ Blog|0 Comments

50 Human Brain Ideas You Really Need to Know

Author:  Moheb Costandi All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason.’ Immanuel Kant (1787)   The brain’s main output: According to Daniel Wolpert – a British Neuroscientist - we have a brain for one reason and one reason only; to produce adaptable and complex movements.   The [...]

By | 2017-08-04T08:36:40+00:00 July 25th, 2017|EQ Blog|0 Comments

THE PRESSURES OF POSITIVE THINKING

The cult of positive thinking dictates that if you’re unfalteringly optimistic and invest a lot of time in dreaming big, you’ll become rich and successful, thin and beautiful, and attract the best partner in the world. The cult warns that if you don’t think optimistically or dream big, the consequences are ghastly: you’ll get nowhere, [...]

By | 2017-08-04T09:51:21+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|In the News|0 Comments