Our ability to ‘read’, connect with and value another person, is a good indicator of how successful we are likely to be in building and maintaining personal and professional relationships over the entire course of our lives. This is often referred to as Emotional or Empathy Quotient (EQ) or Emotional Intelligence. It isn’t necessarily fixed; it can […]

It has always been ‘known’ that listening to music affects the brain, in particular, mood and concentration and there have even been claims that it can increase intelligence. While the latter remains debatable, in recent years several research studies have indicated that certain types of music do indeed affect different parts of the brain, enhancing […]