How Can One Do Well in a Pressure Moment?

toolbox-success-tools-Hendrie WeisingerThere are many ways to increase your chances of doing your best in a pressure-filled moment.

For a recent episode of ExecuNet Master Class, we were joined by Dr. Hendrie Weisinger – a licensed psychologist trained in clinical, counseling, school, and organizational psychology.  He is a leading expert in the application of emotional intelligence and pioneer in the emerging science of pressure management.

Dr. Weisinger said to overcome pressure it’s important to maintain a positive frame of mind. Be positive about your abilities and yourself. The biggest difference between people who do well when the pressure is on is how they view the situation. Those who befriend the moment and view it as an opportunity reduce pressure and do better.

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William Flamme

William Flamme

William Flamme is ExecuNet's Marketing Content Manager, where he is responsible for developing engaging career, job search, and leadership insight and delivering executive-level content across the various properties under the ExecuNet brand. Prior to joining ExecuNet in 2008, Will earned a master's degree in education and taught fifth grade and sixth grade. As a teacher, he deepened his appreciation for the written word and mastered skills necessary for managing writers who sometimes view deadlines as homework.

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