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EQ Basics: Introduction to Emotional Intelligence

May 27, 2021 .
10:00 a.m. Emotional Intelligence is a set of emotional and social skills that influence the way we perceive and express ourselves, develop and maintain social relationships, cope with challenges, and use emotional information in an effective and meaningful way (Multi-Health Systems, Inc.). Although we tend to value IQ (intelligence quotient) in schooling and hiring, one’s EQ (emotional quotient) is more intricately linked to professional performance. By considering 5 scales and their subscales one can create a personal development plan to sharpen their emotional skills. In this one-hour presentation, you will learn more about what emotional intelligence is, how it can impact performance, and what any person can do to sharpen their skills. For more information contact Tiffanie Grier at