BusinessDay TV Masterclass: Communication – Assertiveness vs Over-Confidence BusinessDay TV Masterclass: The truth about criticism and what to do with your ‘best’ critics.
BusinessDay TV Masterclass on emotional intelligence: Steph discusses how scientific findings have advanced the field of EQ to Personal Intelligence (EQ+IQ) and how we can manage emotions so that we can think clearly. BusinessDay TV Masterclass on breaking bad habits: Steph discusses how behaviour [...]
Steph chats to Shado about how our brains are literally wired-up by the experiences we have had and concludes that we are not our brain, just our brain wiring.
Steph discusses why Mind Power techniques like visionboards, visualisation and prosperity-theology don’t work and reveals why we achieve less if you we use these and other forms of magical thinking.
PART 1: Steph talks about how entrepreneurs can benefit from developing a healthy level of Personal Intelligence especially when it comes to building resilience and negotiating deals. PART 2: Steph shows why mind power techniques are a waste of time and how the emphasis on self-esteem is producing narcissists who [...]
Steph interviewed on SAfm’s women’s interest programme – Otherwise - about why women are more likely to be bullied in the workplace.
Writer: Steph Vermeulen Ever wondered why it's so difficult to change some of our stickier habits - even when we know these habits are bad for us. The good news is, our lack of resolve has little to do with flagging willpower and lots to do with flawed brain wiring. This is according to two [...]
It’s not what’s in your jeans (or your genes) Nature versus Nurture has been a hotly debated topic since Pa fell off the proverbial bus but no scientist worth their salt would waste one molecule of energy on such an argument today. In Bruce Lipton’s book – The Biology of Belief – he sets out [...]
Writer: Steph Vermeulen Neuroscientists confirm that Shakespeare was right: all the world is a stage, and it appears that we’re all hard-wired to play make believe. A popular social media post reads; ‘I wish your life was as dazzling as it appears on Facebook’. It neatly captures the ‘inconvenient truth’ revealed in Ian Leslie’s [...]