Photo Credit: Peaceful Meditation by D. Sharon Pruitt

Photo Credit: Peaceful Meditation by D. Sharon Pruitt

Marina Krakovsky (Quartz) writes that PQ, or Positive Intelligence, is a better predictor of success that IQ or EQ (emotional intelligence). She discusses the work of Shirzad Chamine, an executive coach, who emphasis that you can choose “at any moment which [internal] voice to listen to.” Theses voices, he explains, are either “Saboteur”- the Judge, the Victim, the Avoider, the Hyper-Achiever and six others or the “Sage”- the voice of authenticity, calm and positive emotion. Choosing the positive way to think leads to happiness, which leads to success. Read the entire article here.

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