The Emotional Intelligence Quick Book: Everything You Need to Know to Put Your EQ to Work (Google eBook)

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Simon and Schuster, Dec 1, 2006 - Business & Economics - 208 pages
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EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE: THE #1 PREDICTOR OF PROFESSIONAL SUCCESS AND PERSONAL EXCELLENCE

In today's fast-paced world of competitive workplaces and chaotic personal lives, each of us is searching for effective tools that can make our schedules, behaviors, and relationships more manageable. The Emotional Intelligence Quickbook shows us how understanding and utilizing emotional intelligence can be the key to exceeding our goals and achieving our fullest potential.
Authors Bradberry and Greaves use their years of experience as emotional intelligence researchers, consultants, and speakers to revitalize our current understanding of emotional intelligence. They have combined their latest research on emotional intelligence with a quick, easy-to-use format and cut-to-the-chase information to demonstrate how this other kind of "smart" helps us to decrease our stress, increase our productivity, understand our emotions as they happen, and interact positively with those around us.
The Emotional Intelligence Quickbook brings this concept to light in a way that has not been done before -- making EQ practical and easy to apply in every aspect of our daily lives. The Quickbook will help you to:

  • Engage the four unique areas of EQ: self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, and relationship management
  • Increase your EQ through the use of these skill-building techniques
  • Apply your EQ at work to develop leadership skills and improve teamwork, making you a better manager and a more desirable employee
  • Practice your EQ outside the office environment to benefit your relationships with loved ones, making you a better partner and parent
  • Access the link between your EQ and your physical well-being to improve your overall health
  • Measure your current EQ through access to the authors' bestselling online Emotional Intelligence Appraisal
  

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Review: The Emotional Intelligence Quick Book: Everything You Need to Know to Put Your EQ to Work

User Review  - Drew Weinzapfel - Goodreads

Great practical guide to thinking through and dealing with emotions in a constructive manner. I found the real life stories and examples helpful in illustrating key concepts. Read full review

Review: The Emotional Intelligence Quick Book: Everything You Need to Know to Put Your EQ to Work

User Review  - Steven van Doorn - Goodreads

Everything you need to know? The emphasis in the title should definitely be on the word "quick" this was a very quick, required read, but I got very little out of it. It in very basic terms described ... Read full review

Contents

THE OTHER SIDE OF SMART
14
CHAPTER 2
35
THE IMPACT OF EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE
45
DISCOVER YOUR EMOTIONAL
55
CHAPTER 4
65
How to Increase Your
75
CHAPTER 6
89
SOCIAL COMPETENCE
103
TAKING YOUR TEAM TO THE NEXT LEVEL
125
CHAPTER 8
141
EMOTIONALLY INTELLIGENT PARENTING
148
APPENDIX
157
Notes
167
Discussion Questions
173
Index
181
Copyright

CHAPTER 7
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About the author (2006)

Dr. Travis Bradberry and Dr. Jean Greaves are cofounders of TalentSmart, Inc. They previously coauthored Emotional Intelligence Appraisal™. Dr. Bradberry holds a dual Ph.D. in clinical and industrial-organizational psychology. Dr. Greaves holds a Ph.D. in industrial-organizational psychology. Both live in San Diego.

Dr. Travis Bradberry and Dr. Jean Greaves are cofounders of TalentSmart, Inc. They previously coauthored Emotional Intelligence Appraisal™. Dr. Bradberry holds a dual Ph.D. in clinical and industrial-organizational psychology. Dr. Greaves holds a Ph.D. in industrial-organizational psychology. Both live in San Diego.

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