Author Archives: Caitlín O'Connor

The benefits of having a high EQ

Networking, Training,Emotional Intelligence, EQ,

Though high emotional intelligence is not always the answer in certain realms, having a high EQ score is a prerequisite to personal success and expert leadership. People with high EQ have mastered their emotions and the range of emotions that they have. Many mistake emotions in a limited capacity to sad, mad, glad or perhaps […]

Is there a secret sauce to scaling your business?

Business, Scalability, Scaling,

Is there a secret sauce to scaling your business? Scaling a business is as challenging as starting a business. As the leader, you have to ensure it grows steady and supports the infrastructure in place. If you grow too fast you might not be prepared. Pace is important so that there are no pains in […]

Have a facilitator and attend your own meetings

Have you seen Caitlín as a facilitator at event or conference? If you have you will know that high impact facilitation makes all the difference. When you are organising a conference, networking event or team or indeed company meeting consider having an external facilitator. Using Accelerating Performance as your external facilitator stimulates teams and acts as […]

Emotional Intelligence or Emotional Quotient (EQ)

Emotional Intelligence, Psyhcometrics, Testing,

“Emotional intelligence is the key to both personal and professional success” As more and more people accept that EI is just as important to professional success as technical ability, organizations are increasingly using EI when they hire and promote. According to Reuvan Bar-On, EQ is an array of non-cognitive capabilities and skills that influence one’s […]