Tag: emotional intelligence

The Explainer: Emotional Intelligence – HBR Video

This is a great, quick overview of the important components of emotional intelligence, and why they matter.  Source: The Explainer: Emotional Intelligence – HBR Video

Self-regulation for Leaders

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.

Getting it Right

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”

Emotional Intelligence for Children

“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”