For March 2013, we have been focusing on growing our Emotional Intelligence, how Emotional Intelligence fits in the workplace, and why Emotional Intelligence is important for success. There are many great Emotional Intelligence articles out there, here are some I really enjoyed reading this month. I’m sure you will too!
Emotional Intelligence Articles
1. Top 10 Emotional Intelligence Moments of 2012 By Travis Bradberry
The bright minds behind TalentSmart have narrowed down this year’s events in the 10 most memorable displays of emotional intelligence (EQ). Some are shining examples of EQ in action, and others illustrate how quickly trouble finds those who lack EQ.
2. The 3 Pillars of The Innovation Economy By Faisal Hoque
Key leadership concepts for creating sustainable innovation include emotional intelligence, cross-collaborative culture, and repeatable processes. Here’s how to foster them in your company.
3. What Makes a Leader? By Daniel Goleman
Every businessperson knows a story about a highly intelligent, highly skilled executive who was promoted into a leadership position only to fail at the job. And they also know a story about someone with solid—but not extraordinary—intellectual abilities and technical skills who was promoted into a similar position and then soared.
4. Do You Know Who You Are? Part Three on Emotional Intelligence By Jim Taggart
Let’s now take a look at four key elements of how emotional intelligence influences our personal leadership.
5. Using Emotional Intelligence to Manage Criticism: 4 Actions You Can Take By Emilie Shoop
Choosing to lead with Emotional Intelligence is possible, but it takes practice. Every day we are given many opportunities to exercise our Emotional Intelligence.