Multimedia Resources


Emotional Intelligence: From Theory to Everyday Practice

In this presentation from the 2013 Yale Presidential Inauguration Symposia, Professor Brackett, Director of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, will describe the theory of emotional intelligence developed at Yale under President Salovey's direction and share his decades of research on the relationship between emotional intelligence and important life outcomes. He also will discuss "RULER" the Center's evidence-based approach to teaching emotional intelligence in school systems, which has been shown to increase academic performance, decrease bullying, and enhance school climates. Finally, he'll discuss how creating emotionally intelligent communities can help us to build a more happy, healthy, productive, and compassionate society.’

-Yale University, 2013

6 Steps to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence | Ramona Hacker | TEDxTUM

‘In her talk, Ramona guides us through her experiences and shows us 6 steps to become more emotionally intelligent. Ramona Hacker has a degree in English and American Studies and is currently pursuing a Masters in World Heritage Studies. Through several personal experiences as well as her volunteer experience at a local soccer club and for the student organization AIESEC, she started thinking about the topic of emotional intelligence and how it affects everyone’s lives and the way we deal with our problems. She will share research from the field as well as personal stories with the TEDxTUM audience. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.’

-TEDx Talks

The science of analyzing conversations, second by second | Elizabeth Stokoe | TEDxBermuda

‘Prof. Elizabeth Stokoe takes a run on what she terms the “conversational racetrack”—the daily race to understand each other when we speak—and explains how to avoid hurdles that trip us up and cause conflict… Stokoe developed the Conversation Analytic Role-play Method (CARM), an approach based on evidence about what sorts of problems and roadblocks can occur in conversation, as well as the techniques and strategies that best resolve these problems’

-TEDx Talks

“Want to make a lab rat smarter? treat it like a smarter lab rat.”

An animated depiction of research psychologist Bob Rosenthal’s experiment regarding the impact of expectation on performance.

-From NPR Invisibilia, via Aeon (Directed and Animated by Francesca Cattaneo)

“Compassion Fatigue: What is it and why do you have it?”| Juliette Watt | TEDxFargo

“In this compelling talk, Juliette introduces us to “Compassion Fatigue." A hugely pervasive syndrome that not only affects people like professional caregivers but also most of us one way or another.”

-TedX Talks

“The Dark Side of the Video Game Industry”| The Patriot Act with Hasan MinHaj | Netflix

“On the latest episode of Patriot Act, Hasan takes a look at how the video game industry has grown into a $139 billion a year business and a cultural force. While gaming is more prominent than ever, some of the most popular video games are made under unfavorable working conditions. Hasan examines the exploitative labor practices at game developers like Epic and Riot Games, and the ways in which workers are finally fighting back.”

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