Below is an excellent link on something I have been reading a lot about — Emotional Intelligence. I’m going to get right to the point. In my findings, people with High Emotional Intelligence find more success and happiness than those who have Low Emotional Intelligence. When I look at the people I have had trouble working with in all sorts of organizations, I can point to Low Emotional Intelligence as a part of the problem.
Read this excellent column and think about how you could improve in these areas: self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, social skills and empathy. We can all improve these skills if we focus on them.
Now read the 14 Signs you have a high EQ!