100 Common Misconceptions About Emotional Intelligence

Author: Dominic Boeing
Publisher: Lennex
ISBN: 5458794222
Size: 15.99 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ." Don't say we didn't warn you: these reviews are known to shock with their unconventionality or intimacy. Some may be startled by their biting sincerity; others may be spellbound by their unbridled flights of fantasy. Don't buy this book if: 1. You don't have nerves of steel. 2. You expect to get pregnant in the next five minutes. 3. You've heard it all.

Emotional Intelligence 101

Author: Moshe Zeidner, PhD
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826105660
Size: 16.59 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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As the first science-based introduction to the topic, this latest addition to The Psych 101 Series discusses one of the most pivotal new psychological concepts of the twenty-first century: emotional intelligence (EI). Concise yet comprehensive, it provides a critical but balanced account of this new research area, emphasizing what psychologists can learn from the emerging science of EI and how it may help treat mental illness and delinquency, among other issues. An appropriate text for students and practitioners alike, it presents an even-handed appraisal of EI programs, focusing on both their potential and their limitations. Key Features: Discusses how EI can improve student learning and enhance key work skills such as communication and teamwork Covers key research issues, including methods for measuring EI, its overlap with conventional ability and personality traits, and the validity of testing for EI Reviews applied studies and the contribution that research on EI may make to address real-world personal and societal problems Examines the main conceptual, measurement, and research issues identified in various lines of research, most conducted within the last ten years

The Other Kind Of Smart

Author: Harvey DEUTSCHENDORF
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
ISBN: 9780814414064
Size: 13.14 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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We have known for years that the difference between those who become successful in life and those who struggle is their degree of emotional intelligence (EI), or "people skills.” Now, The Other Kind of Smart shows readers how they can increase their emotional intelligence and overcome the barriers that are preventing them from realizing their true potential. Emotional intelligence coach Harvey Deutschendorf has shown thousands of people how to relate emotional intelligence to everyday situations. Here, he uses the proven techniques of storytelling, combined with quotes and exercises, to show readers how to apply the principles of EI on the job. Filled with real-life scenarios and solutions, the book offers tools that will bring results in as little as five minutes a day and shows how to develop stress tolerance, cultivate empathy, increase flexibility with co-workers, boost assertiveness, and resolve problems successfully. Complete with an EI quiz that will help readers measure their own level of emotional intelligence, this invaluable guide will enable everyone to improve their relationships and increase their effectiveness at work in a practical, accessible way.

Handbook Of Emotions

Author: Michael Lewis
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781609180447
Size: 17.60 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Widely regarded as the standard reference in the field, this handbook comprehensively examines all aspects of emotion and its role in human behavior. The editors and contributors are foremost authorities who describe major theories, findings, methods, and applications. The volume addresses the interface of emotional processes with biology, child development, social behavior, personality, cognition, and physical and mental health. Also presented are state-of-the-science perspectives on fear, anger, shame, disgust, positive emotions, sadness, and other distinct emotions. Illustrations include seven color plates.

Handbook Of Emotions Third Edition

Author: Michael Lewis
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781606238035
Size: 10.13 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Widely regarded as the standard reference in the field, this handbook comprehensively examines all aspects of emotion and its role in human behavior. The editors and contributors are foremost authorities who describe major theories, findings, methods, and applications. The volume addresses the interface of emotional processes with biology, child development, social behavior, personality, cognition, and physical and mental health. Also presented are state-of-the-science perspectives on fear, anger, shame, disgust, positive emotions, sadness, and other distinct emotions. Illustrations include seven color plates.

Emotional Intelligence At Work

Author: Dalip Singh
Publisher: SAGE Publications India
ISBN: 9788132102779
Size: 12.29 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Emotional Intelligence or Emotional Quotient (EQ) is increasingly being recognized as a key determinant to professional success in today’s high-stress environment. This third, thoroughly revised edition of an highly acclaimed book is an essential guide to recognize, understand and manage emotions. The author describes emotional intelligence as consisting of three psychological dimensions– emotional sensitivity, emotional maturity and emotional competency–which motivate individuals to maximise productivity, manage change and resolve conflicts. A special feature of the book is the references to work done in India, leading to conclusions applicable to the Indian work culture. The unique features of the third edition include: — New knowledge assimilated after extensive empirical research — Practical solutions through real-life case studies — Practical exercises on how to develop — Recommendations on how to manage emotional upsets, control anger, develop high self-esteem and empathise with others.