Emotional Intelligence & How it Can Help Your Career

By |September 9th, 2020|Emotional Intelligence, Leadership|Comments Off on Emotional Intelligence & How it Can Help Your Career

So 2020 is bringing us a whole range of issues: the Covid-19 pandemic, civil unrest, political division, unemployment, climate change, teaching virtually and I could go on. Now more than ever, Emotional intelligence is important. However, Emotional Intelligence has always been key to a successful career as well.

1. What is emotional intelligence? EI is the […]

Empathy and Leadership

By |September 22nd, 2019|Emotional Intelligence, Leadership|Comments Off on Empathy and Leadership

Empathy an important leadership trait. It is a critical emotional intelligence competency. Emotional intelligence is being aware of and able to manage your emotions, and the emotions of others, to achieve a desired outcome. Empathy is necessary to be aware of others’ emotions and their source, so you can adjust your communication and approach accordingly. Many people […]

Emotional Intelligence

By |February 7th, 2017|Emotional Intelligence|Comments Off on Emotional Intelligence

There are about 5 or 6 core competencies in most EI models, all of which have sub-competencies or skills beneath them.  The way to develop your EI then varies based on what element you want to work on.

Broadly, I define EI as the ability to be aware of, and manage, your emotions and the […]