Introduction To Emotional Intelligence

An Introduction to Emotional Intelligence rating

What is it to be the best human being that you can be? 

Emotional intelligence is an aspect of you as a whole person affecting your work life and your personal life.

  • Recognise the importance of understanding the emotions that you experience.

  • Examine how to practise and learn how to develop emotional intelligence.

  • Discover how to improve your relationships and performance by gaining insights into the emotions of other people.

  • Consider why you react to situations with a particular focus on how your feelings and emotions impact upon your performance.

Learn how your emotions influence how you perform, build relationships and make good quality decisions.

Your emotional intelligence is your ability to combine your thinking with your feelings in order to build good quality relationships and to make good authentic decisions. It is managing who you are in the moment to meet your emotional needs through conscious choice and is fundamental to leading a full, rich and rewarding life.

Emotional intelligence is different from IQ - cognitive intelligence, and offers a different perspective on success and performance at work.  There are many parts to emotional intelligence - it predicts effectiveness and can be changed and developed. 

Research suggests that emotional intelligence and cognitive intelligence (IQ) are unconnected: you can have a high level of emotional intelligence but a low level of cognitive intelligence, and vice versa.

Your emotional intelligence is your responsibility!  How you react and respond to events is governed by your emotional intelligence.  You can work to develop your emotional intelligence, but this is not easy. 

This course explores what emotional intelligence is and what it is not. It covers the main models of emotional intelligence and what they mean but more importantly how they can be practically applied at work.

The course covers the advantages and disadvantages of emotional intelligence, ways it can be improved and some do's and don'ts of working with emotional intelligence.  It will test your emotional intelligence! 

Changing the way that you work with your emotions is not easy.  This course will give you some insights BUT developing your emotional intelligence will take you time and a lot of effort, and even then you are not going to get it right all the time!!  Emotional intelligence is about improving performance, engagement and well being in a sustainable way, so that it sticks.

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Course curriculum

    1. A Straightforward Definition of Emotional Intelligence

    2. What is the Difference Between EI and EQ?

    3. What is the Difference Between Emotions and Feelings?

    4. The Thoughts of Dr. David Caruso on Emotional Intelligence

    5. Insights into Emotions

    6. Emotions and Emotional Intelligence at Work

    7. How the Emotional Climate Influences Teams and Teamworking

    8. Working with the Emotional Climate

    9. The Advantages and Disadvantages of Emotional Intelligence

    10. Quiz: Test your Knowledge of Emotional Intelligence

    1. How The View on Emotions Has Changed

    2. The Development and Function of Emotions

    3. One Minute Observation Test

    4. The Basic Anatomy of the Brain

    5. The Three Human Brains

    6. Emotions and Higher-Order State

    7. The Basic Human Emotions Experienced and Expressed by Everyone

    8. Posters: The Facial Expressions of the Basic Human Emotions

    9. Quiz: Test your Knowledge of Emotions and Facial Expressions

    10. More about Basic Emotions

    11. The Wheel of Emotion - 8 Primary Bipolar Emotions Presented in a Wheel

    12. The Myth about Positive and Negative Emotions

    13. The Expression of Emotions

    14. Understanding and Using Emotions

    15. Identifying Emotion and Working to Understand Emotion

    16. Quiz: Test your Knowledge about Emotions

    1. Daniel Goleman's Emotional Intelligence Framework

    2. The Competencies of Emotional Intelligence

    3. Emotional Intelligence as a Set of Abilities

    4. More about Emotional Intelligence as a Set of Abilities

    5. What we can Learn from The Six Seconds Model of Emotional Intelligence

    6. Measuring and Assessing Emotional Intelligence

    7. Quiz: Test your Knowledge of Daniel Goleman's Emotional Intelligence Framework

    1. Practical Activity - Assess your Emotional Intelligence

    1. Learning and Practising to Become More Emotionally Intelligent

    2. Practical Hints and Tips around Practising Emotional Intelligence

    3. The One Percent Solution and One Minute Lever for Developing Emotional Intelligence

    4. Some Do's and Don'ts Around Working with Emotional Intelligence

    5. Quiz: Test your Knowledge about Practising Emotional Intelligence

    6. Review of the Introduction to Emotional Intelligence Course

About this course

  • $99.00
  • 46 lessons
  • 2 hours of video content

Introduction To Emotional Intelligence

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