Emotional Intelligence and your career

Published on December 15, 2015

This infographic on the topic 'Emotional Intelligence and Your Career' which looks at how EQ (emotional intelligence) is the new IQ.

  • Emotional intelligence helps us manage stress, it is vital for enhanced co-operation and teamwork, and it helps us to learn in relationships.
  • Studies have found that 67% of all competencies deemed essential for high performance are related to emotional intelligence.
  • Leaders who score higher in emotional intelligence are more likely to be highly profitable in business.

See the full infographic below:

Created by Brighton School of Business and Management


Category(s):Career Development and Change, Emotional Intelligence

Written by:

Psych Mat Asia Editor

Psychology Matters Asia Editor


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