Emotional intelligence describes the ability to understand one’s own feelings, and that of groups, and how these emotions can influence motivation and behavior. The concepts of Emotional Intelligence have been around since at least the 1900’s, but the term was first introduced by Wayne Payne in 1985.
- Define and practice self-management, self-awareness, self-regulation, self-motivation, and empathy
- Understand, use and manage your emotions
- Verbally communicate with others
- Identify the benefits of emotional intelligence
- Relate emotional intelligence to the workplace
- Balance optimism and pessimism
- Effectively impact others