This is a great, quick overview of the important components of emotional intelligence, and why they matter. Source: The Explainer: Emotional Intelligence – HBR Video
Daniel Goleman is one of our favourite influencers. Self-regulation matters in every single relationship on the planet, but it is a vital skill when in a position of leadership, power, or influence.
I am a fan of Daniel Goleman. I read his “Emotional Intelligence” when it first came out, wading through “reptilian brains” and “evolutionary development” to get to the good stuff. It was worth it. A whole entire industry was spawned. Not because emotional intelligence… Continue Reading “Getting it Right”
“The key here is ‘understanding emotions’. Having to rely on instant interactions gives no space for reflection or asking why people behave in the way that they do. A book provides emotional rehearsal time.” ~John MacArthur When I read these stats, I wasn’t surprised, but… Continue Reading “Emotional Intelligence for Children”