Discover more from How to Lead Everybody (with their permission)
An essential factor in leadership
Emotional intelligence is a combination of 1) an understanding of our own and other people’s emotions and 2) a social skillset in which we act to help everyone keep their emotions under control.
Catherine Sanderson (Poler Family Professor and chair of the psychology department at Amherst College) gives a wonderful overview of this on a podcast (link here).
Thanks for reading How to Lead Everybody (with their permission)! Subscribe for FREE to receive new posts in your inbox every weekday.
If you have ever wondered about EI—or if you could use a refresher on EI—I recommend giving this episode a listen.
(image generated using Midjourney)