Turns out that your IQ isn’t as important as your EQ (emotional intelligence) when it comes to being successful in business. Here’s some information that will bring you up to speed quickly on this dynamic of your critical behavior factors.
Discover your EQ score:CLICK HERE This one is a free test and will give you a good snapshot. (The most popular test is known as the Emotional Intelligence Appraisal and can be purchased on-line.)
Increasing your EQ score… a good book is Emotional Intelligence 2.0 which outlines the 4 parts of EQ which are self-awareness, self-management, social awareness and relationship management as the cornerstones and gives you the tools and techniques you need to raise your score.
WATCH this … Daniel Goldman explains EQ and why you need to focus on it if you want to be in the top 10% of business performers (3:53). CLICK HERE.
Leaders, like you, need more than IQ. Your EQ will determine how far you can climb. Power up your potential by learning more about emotional intelligence and setting some goals this year to raise your score. As a champion, mastering these types of skills will serve you and your team well.
Please be my personal guest for a FREE LEADERS WORKSHOP on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 from 830a-1030a at the Holiday Inn Tanglewood, Roanoke, facilitated by Jeff Smith and me. This impactful and interactive experience will deliver content that focuses on developing your skills, resources and behaviors as a leader and will introduce you to our brand new series of leadership classes coming up this fall. If you lead others, receive a free ticket to one of the last 10 remaining seats by sending me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
THANK YOU to Jeff Smith for always displaying the highest level of emotional intelligence. Sure is wonderful to have a partner that is such a great leader!