How to Use Positive Intelligence to Thrive with Lisa Michelle Smith

Have you ever been curious about what is stopping you in your tracks from making progress move in a forward direction? Take a listen as Lisa Michelle Smith and host Natalie Benamou share how your positive intelligence can help you thrive.

Lisa Michelle Smith is an award-winning resilience trainer, and a PQ coach. She's a certified positive intelligence, mental fitness. Serving senior level female leaders and their teams. She's a resilience expert, a peak performance trainer, hypnotherapist speaker, author, and she's also WBENC certified.

Listen to Lisa Michelle Smith on how you can use techniques in your daily life to thrive.

The Difference Between EQ and PQ

EQ stands for emotional intelligence and technically it's emotional intelligence quotient and you get an EQ score based on your level of emotional intelligence. PQ is your positive intelligence quotient, or your ratio of responding to life's challenges, setbacks, disappointments, and conflicts. PQ enables you to respond with a more positive, helpful mindset and response versus a more negative and sabotaging mindset and response.


How to use PQ to Handle Life's Challenges:
Identify which of the 10 saboteurs is holding you back. Stop them with mindfulness-based exercises. Learn how to build up positive intelligence in any situation.

PQ is based in these four areas
  • Neuroscience Cognitive Psychology Positive Psychology Performance Science

“The interesting thing about PQ, it's based in neuroscience, cognitive psychology, positive psychology, and performance science. So all of those four elements combining with PQ naturally increases, is people's EQ.” -Lisa Michelle Smith

Join us for our upcoming program with Lisa Michelle Smith:

Find Lisa Michelle Smith | PQ Score Quiz

Thank you Lisa Michelle for being a guest on HerCsuite™ Radio!

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This podcast is sponsored by HerCsuite™ Events. Join us at our next program, September 23!

Credits: Thanks to Julie Deem and the Business Podcast Editor for editing our podcast!

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Natalie Benamou
Founder, CEO 
Herpower2 Lead | HerCsuite™ Platform | HerCsuite™ Radio Podcast Host 

Natalie founded Herpower2 Lead to create products that empower women to make lasting impacts today and into the future. She takes a ‘serve first’ approach to life and has applied this principle throughout her career, serving in leadership positions in business as well as non-profit organizations.

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