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IQ versus EQ: Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace

EQ and performance

Emotional intelligence (EQ) is the key attribute that distinguishes outstanding performers and is the leading differentiator between employees whose IQ and technical skills are approximately the same. 

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IQ versus EQ: Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace

IQ versus EQ: Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace

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EQ and performance

Emotional intelligence (EQ) is the key attribute that distinguishes outstanding performers and is the leading differentiator between employees whose IQ and technical skills are approximately the same. 

Grow your emotional intelligence

  • Be honest with yourself about your strengths and weaknesses
  • Acknowledge any stress or anxiety you’re feeling and resolve it before moving forward
  • Don’t take everything personally, and strive to accept other’s actions as a reflection of them instead of you
  • Be proactive, not reactive
  • Be sensitive to emotional signals (tone of voice, body language, eye contact to understand your counterpart).

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Grow your emotional intelligence

  • Be honest with yourself about your strengths and weaknesses;
  • Acknowledge any stress or anxiety you’re feeling and resolve it before moving forward;
  • Don’t take ...

Emotional Intelligence( EQ/EI)

Is the measure of an individual’s abilities to recognise and manage their emotions, and the emotions of other people, both individually and in groups.

Benefits of a higher EQ

  • Ease in forming and maintaining interpersonal relationships and in ‘fitting in’ to group situations.
  • A better understanding one's own psychological state, which can include managing stress effectively and being less likely to suffer from depression.

IQ and EQ

There is no correlation between IQ and EQ scores.

IQ has no connection with how people understand and deal with their emotions and the emotions of others (EQ). 

You simply can’t predict emotional intelligence based on how smart someone is.

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Emotional Intelligence

People with high emotional intelligence (EQ) are generally found to have more success in life.

Being better at handling and gauging emotions and forming relationships is a formidable t...

Five Questions

... we need to ask ourselves in order to assess low emotional intelligence:

  1. Are you quick to judge? Low EQ people make hasty, impulsive and negative decisions.
  2. Do you have a hard time accepting criticism? Low EQ people tend to freak out when criticized.
  3. Are you stressed or anxious? People with low EQ tend to be anxious and stressed.
  4. Are you a bad listener? Low EQ individuals neglect to listen and lack empathy
  5. Is it hard to recover from mistakes? High EQ individuals are resilient and heal easily.