What is Emotional Intelligence?
Emotional Intelligence refers to our capacity to recognize and work with our own emotions or feelings and the emotions and feelings of others. Emotional Intelligence is a key factor in determining our ability to succeed in life. Research has shown that Emotional Intelligence is two times more important in contributing to excellence than intellect and expertise alone. The welcome news is that Emotional Intelligence can be measured and can be developed and improved with training and coaching.
- An individuals Emotional Intelligence is measured using the Emotional Quotient Inventory (EQi 2.0®) which is the first scientifically developed and validated measure of emotional intelligence.
- Team Emotional Intelligence is measured using TESI® which is the Emotional and Social Intelligence Survey™. developed by Collaborative Growth. More information can be found at the Collaborative Growth web site.
How Can Taking an Emotional Intelligence Assessment Benefit You?
Taking a personal emotional intelligence assessment can help you learn the importance of emotional intelligence and how it applies to all areas of your life. We use the assessment results to identify and practice ways to develop and increase your personal emotional intelligence.
How Can Taking an Emotional Intelligence Assessment Benefit Your Team?Teams are the source of most of the productivity, creativity and reliability in organizations. Understanding and developing the behaviors of success requires that team members develop and utilize the emotional and social intelligence skills measured by the TESI® Developing and utilizing these skills results in increased Trust, Empathy, Loyalty and Better decision making in the team, the lasting benefit is sustainable productivity and Emotional and Social well being for your team.
Susan McCarthy is a Certified Emotional Intelligence and TESI® practitioner and leverages these assessment tools to support individuals and teams. To set up a team workshop OR to complete your EQi 2.0® assessment and receive a confidential coaching session to debrief your results please email Susan McCarthy or call at 303 717 5177.
"Knowing others and knowing oneself, in one hundred battles no danger. Not knowing the other and knowing oneself, one victory for one loss. Not knowing the other and not knowing oneself, in every battle certain defeat."
– Sun Tzu, "The Art of War"