Emotional intelligence is the ability to identify, assess, and manage your own emotions, the emotions of others and also group emotions. It can also be a way of engaging with others that draws them to you. But EQ can do more for you in your job search than just impress a potential employer, it can help you decide what kind of role to go for.
Using emotional intelligence can help you succeed as a leader. But what is emotional intelligence, and why is it that success in life sometimes seems unrelated to intelligence and how hard you are prepared to work? In 1996 Daniel Goleman wrote his groundbreaking book “Emotional Intelligence“. His exhaustive research had confirmed that success in life is …
Successful leaders know who they are! They understand their strengths but are humble enough and confident enough to admit their own weaknesses.
Probably the greatest gift you can have in life is the ability to get one with other people. Going through change ,as in life, social skills are invaluable. Happily even later in life you can learn some techniques to help.