Pressure at the Academy Awards

Most people perform below their capability in a pressure moment.

NFL, Pressure, and Decision Making: A Loss of Ground

You think you perform well under pressure? If you are like most people, you don't. Fact is, pressure downgrades your cognitive success tools--memory, attention, judgment, decision making, and ultimately your performance. Even the NFL does worse under pressure, but unlike the Commissioner, you don't have to fumble.

The Art of Losing: Lessons from a Wolverine

To avoid being a real loser, heed these lessons!

Obama, A-Rod, Criticism & Unrealistic Expectations

A-Rod and Obama are both getting a lot of criticism but is it realistic criticism? I think not.

Peyton Manning, Difficult Conversations, and Dr. Hank

In the boardroom and bedroom, we all have difficult conversations - they don't have to be anxiety-arousing!

If You Are a Parent, Read This

Mother, wife, home maker, worker—can you do it all?

Personal Intelligence—Are You Using Yours?

Is your career stalled? Are you in the wrong job? Better check your PI!

Flying Like Superman!

What made Superman "Super?" Here lies the answer!

Charlie Sheen, Anger Management & Dr. Hank

I think it's fair to say that I qualify as an "anger management critic." So here's my critique of Charlie Sheen's new show, Anger Management.

Your Comeback Toolkit

I'm sure there are times when your best-laid plans don't pan out. You may seem to be going along just fine, when suddenly—wham!—a setback sends you veering off course.

The Real Spirit of Anger

Most likely you have already been angry today. Did you use the Spirit of anger?

When Your Friend Is Depressed...Don't and Dos

Statistics overwhelming say you will have to help a friend who is depressed...are you up to the task?

Improve Your Likeability Quotient---Nature's Way!

Are you desirable to others?  Would you like to know how to "pull" people towqard you?

Are You Psychologically Green?

 Why are we so frequently unhappy and feel unfullfilled?  Why do we get into the wrong relationships, the wrong jobs, and so often make the wrong decisions?  I suggest it is because we have lost our "psychological green!"