In his ground breaking book “Emotional Intelligence”, Daniel Goleman looked at the importance of understanding emotional intelligence. This excellent article in the Huffington Post looks at the attributes of emotionally intelligent people. How many do you share?
In-House Lawyers need to develop their emotional intelligence. In my blog “Second that Emotion”, I explain why. It is a key factor in giving people the “Wow” factor.
For more on the issue see the links below. Although the second link relates to those in public relations, it is just as applicable to in-house lawyers.
- Understanding Emotional Intelligence (psych.answers.com)
- Top PR Professionals Need High Emotional Intelligence (Not IQ!) (paradisiacalpr.wordpress.com)