Category Archives: Financial Terms

What is an Asset?

What is an Asset? An asset is anything of value or a resource of value that can be converted into cash. Individuals, companies, and governments own assets. For a company, an asset might generate revenue, or a company might benefit in some way from owning or using the asset.   Personal Assets Examples of personal… Read More »

Business Book Summary Emotional Intelligence

Business Book Summary Emotional Intelligence   In this seminal work, Daniel Goleman introduced millions of readers to the concept of emotional intelligence ­ the amalgamation of psychological skills and traits that he claims accounts for 80% of life success. Skills like self­awareness and self­motivation are instilled (or destroyed) in childhood, but Goleman claims that adults… Read More »