Tag Archives: Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence and Safety

Emotional Intelligence and Safety thumbnail

Safety leaders are strong in technical skills — hazard assessment, risk management and safety controls — but soft skills can vary widely. In fact, a common question raised in many safety workshops is “How can I get the employees to take the time to practice safety on the job?” Consider looking beyond the technical —…
Read More

How to Improve Emotional Intelligence

Default Image

If you want to know how to improve your skill at shooting hoops or playing the guitar, you practice. If you want to learn more about how to use Microsoft® Excel®, you take a class and complete examples that help you with your tasks. Can you improve your social, interpersonal or emotional skills?  Are these…
Read More

What’s Your Emotional Intelligence?

What’s Your Emotional Intelligence? thumbnail

Have you run across someone recently who is not familiar with the term “Emotional Intelligence,” sometimes referred to as EQ? It’s a term heard more frequently in business environments. Yet, do you know your EQ score? If you are the curious type, there are many ways – online and off – to take personality tests…
Read More

Emotional Intelligence and Leadership

Emotional Intelligence and Leadership thumbnail

Emotional Intelligence (EI), sometimes referred to as EQ, is often used when referencing employee performance and leadership effectiveness. So, does EI play a role in one’s ability to be a successful leader? Initially introduced by Daniel Goleman in the mid-1990s, he provided the following definition in his work, Five Components of Emotional Intelligence at Work[1]:…
Read More

Categories

Monthly Archives