According to a study of open vacancies, leadership skills consistently rank among the top competencies required by employers. Even in the era of blockchain, artificial intelligence and big data, employers still need people, and team-building, motivation and negotiation skills are more important than ever. Numerous studies show that people with high emotional intelligence stand a much higher chance of succeeding. Check out our articles in this section to find out how you can develop your leadership skills and other critically important abilities.

Test: Find out your level of emotional intelligence

As a reader of Lectera Magazine, you are probably aiming to achieve some ambitious goals. Chances are, you want to become a leader and move up the career ladder. We have created a test that will help you identify your EQ level, together with some helpful tips on how you can increase it.

Public Speaking: advice to teachers, lecturers, and professional speakers

A huge responsibility rests on the shoulders of any public speaker who speaks in front of an audience. A successful public speaker waxes lyrically in a manner that’ll capture the attention of their audience and make a lasting impression

5 reasons and 6 ways to boost your emotional intelligence

In recent years, there’s been a dramatic increase in public interest towards emotional intelligence. Its importance in living a conscious, successful life has become a popular topic in our advanced society, and it is consistently evaluated as part of the hiring process in major corporations… But what exactly is everyone talking about?

Six habits of successful people

Sometimes, it might seem that successful people are aware of some kind of secret that helps them to achieve success in all areas of their life. What makes them so different from the average person?

5 scientifically proven ways to improve creativity

Within the next 15 years, people will learn to send signals to their brain to increase their creativity, at work or in school, whenever and wherever they like.