Emotional Intelligence

Provided by: MEP Courses

Daniel Goleman contends, “IQ determines the careers and professions people enter, but EQ (emotional intelligence quotient) determines how far they get in that career or profession.” Emotional intelligence is the ability to comprehend value and manage the emotions of one’s self and others. It is an essential skill for leaders and for a project team environment. Leaders need self-awareness, self-discipline, motivation, social competence, and empathy, but our society isn’t developing people with these competences.This workshop explores the importance of using emotional intelligence for creating a stronger leadership model.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand and define emotional intelligence and explain why it is important.Discover your own level of emotional intelligence,Focus on building a new perspective around emotional intelligence and Identify the leadership implications of emotional intelligence.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for new and experienced managers and leaders who want to

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart People


Purdue University MEP

Employee Type

Leadership, Change Leaders, 1st Level Supervisor

Method of Delivery

Face to Face

Estimated Effort

4 hours