“Emotional Intelligence 2.0 is a fast read with compelling anecdotes and good context in which to understand and improve your score.”
“Surveys of 500,000 people on the role of emotions in daily life have enabled the authors to hone EQ assessment to a 28-question online survey that can be completed in seven minutes.”
–The Washington Post
“Read worthy strategies for improving emotional intelligence skills make this our how-to book of the week. It’s nice to know that average IQ doesn’t limit a person to average performance. And who can resist an online quiz with instant feedback?”
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–THE DALAI LAMA
Rooted in sound research involving more than 500,000 responses, this new edition of the test will:
— Pinpoint which of the book’s 66 emotional intelligence strategies will increase your EQ the most.
— Reveal the specific behaviors responsible for your EQ scores.
— Allow you to test yourself a second time to measure how much your EQ has increased from your efforts.
The book’s smooth narrative style turns rigorous research into memorable stories and practical strategies that anyone can use to his or her advantage.
With 90% of top performers high in EQ, and EQ twice as important as IQ in getting where you want to go in life, who can afford to ignore it?
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In today’s fast-paced world of competitive workplaces and turbulent economic conditions, each of us is searching for effective tools that can help us to manage, adapt, and strike out ahead of the pack. By now, emotional intelligence (EQ) needs little introduction—it’s no secret that EQ is critical to your success. But knowing what EQ is and knowing how to use it to improve your life are two very different things.Emotional Intelligence 2.0 delivers a step-by-step program for increasing your EQ via four, core EQ skills that enable you to achieve your fullest potential:1) Self-Awareness2) Self-Management3) Social Awareness4) Relationship ManagementEmotional Intelligence 2.0 is a book with a single purpose—increasing your EQ. Here’s what people are saying about it:“Emotional Intelligence 2.0 succinctly explains how to deal with emotions creatively and employ our intelligence in a beneficial way.”—The Dalai Lama“A fast read with compelling anecdotes and good context in which to understand and improve.”—Newsweek”Gives abundant, practical findings and insights with emphasis on how to develop EQ. Research shows convincingly that EQ is more important than IQ.”–Stephen R. Covey, author, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People”This book can drastically change the way you think about success…read it twice.”–Patrick Lencioni, author, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team