Emotional intelligence has become a popular topic in the business press in recent years. This article help leaders understand and develop emotional intelligence competencies. This study compares scores on Benchmarks to self-reported emotional intelligence as measured by the BarOn EQ-i. It shows that the key leadership skills and perspectives are related to aspects of emotional intelligence and the absence of emotional intelligence was related to career derailment.
Authors: Jean Brittain Leslie, Judith L. Steed, Kelly Hannum, Marian N. Ruderman
Source: Center for Creative Leadership (CCL)
Subjects: Career, Leadership