You simply can’t predict emotional intelligence based on how smart someone is. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. TalentSmart uses information to fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, and provide anonymous reporting. There is no known connection between IQ and emotional intelligence; The short answer is: However, first they travel through the limbic system, the place where emotions are generated.
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- Self-Awareness is your ability to accurately perceive your emotions and stay aware of them as they happen.
- Self-Management is your ability to use awareness of your emotions to stay flexible and positively direct your behavior.
- Social Awareness is your ability to accurately pick up on emotions in other people and understand what is really going on.
- Relationship Management is your ability to use awareness of your emotions and the others’ emotions to manage interactions successfully.