Emotional Intelligence

Forbes School of Business & Technology to Present Webinar Series on Leadership Skills in Today's Global Economy

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 11:00pm

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford University will host Leadership Skills You Need to Compete in Today's Global Economy, a four-part webinar series featuring topics related to enhancing individual leadership strengths and redefining the attributes of today's impactful leaders.

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  • SAN DIEGO, Calif., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford University will host Leadership Skills You Need to Compete in Today's Global Economy, a four-part webinar series featuring topics related to enhancing individual leadership strengths and redefining the attributes of today's impactful leaders.
  • Each webinar session will feature presentations by a member of the school's MBA Advisory Committee, who will share their thought leadership and industry experience related to the education and skills needed to compete in the global business environment.
  • EQ/DQ/CA The Winning Combination of Emotional, Diversity, and Communications Intelligence
    Allen will examine these three areas of emotional intelligence and how together, they are an intrinsic part of vital leadership skills development.
  • Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford Universityis a recognized innovator in online higher education.

"The education of the future implies abandoning traditional approaches," says UNICEF expert at Ismael Cala Foundation forum

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 3:41am

They also shared their experiences on the projects they are developing together with the Ismael Cala Foundation (ICF).

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  • They also shared their experiences on the projects they are developing together with the Ismael Cala Foundation (ICF).
  • The UNICEF expert for Latin America and the Caribbean also explained that "education must have a holistic approach: early childhood, physical and mental health, and education itself."
  • "We have adapted necessary methodologies to a virtual education model, empowering students to integrate into the use of new paradigms.
  • ICF's 2020 II Forum "Emotional Intelligence: a Path for Peace and Quality Education," will be held on November 12, 2020 at 7:00 pm.

Individuals Struggle with Stress and Confidence

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 3:00pm

As part of Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month, Zen Health Technologies is making the EverStrong App available for free through 2020.

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  • As part of Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month, Zen Health Technologies is making the EverStrong App available for free through 2020.
  • The survey showed that the majority of the 535 respondents, nearly 60%, reported struggles with stress, while 52% said they struggle with confidence.
  • These are the same three issues individuals wish they could improve.
  • "With uncertainty around the pandemic and school starting, peoples' stress levels are higher than ever," said Sibyl Badugu, Founder and CEO of Zen Health Technologies.

Funeral Directors Can Beat Occupational Stress with Emotional Intelligence, Says New Book by Melanie Carr, Ph.D.

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 1:38pm

A new work by Melanie Carr, "Emotional Intelligence for Funeral Directors: The Secret to Less Stress and Burnout at Work", aims to offer the tools and discoveries of emotional intelligence that could save the day and prevent the dreaded burnout.

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  • A new work by Melanie Carr, "Emotional Intelligence for Funeral Directors: The Secret to Less Stress and Burnout at Work", aims to offer the tools and discoveries of emotional intelligence that could save the day and prevent the dreaded burnout.
  • In " Emotional Intelligence for Funeral Directors ", Melanie Carr reveals how improving one's emotional intelligence, can help funeral directors mitigate the impact of daily stress in their lives.
  • "'Emotional Intelligence for Funeral Directors' finally sheds some light on a subject that has been ignored far too long."
  • "Emotional Intelligence for Funeral Directors: The Secret to Less Stress and Burnout at Work" by Melanie Carr is available from Amazon in paperback and Kindle editions.

New LearnEQ Emotional and Social Skills Curriculum Provides Ready-to-Teach Lessons as Students Return to Learning

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 6:16pm

Lessons are complete with activities and assessments designed to engage students and measure learning against curriculum standards.

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  • Lessons are complete with activities and assessments designed to engage students and measure learning against curriculum standards.
  • Prior to launching LearnEQ, McKinnon and Treend spent much of their careers developing and training adults on the principles of emotional intelligence.
  • LearnEQ develops and provides unique and effective educational materials focused on helping elementary and middle school-age children reach a higher level of emotional intelligence (EQ).
  • LearnEQ partners are driven by the belief that emotional intelligence is the foundation for healthy relationships, unlocks educational potential, and builds lifelong skills.

Manly Tears - New study looks at personality differences between men who cry and those who don't

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 8:00am

The stereotype that men who cry are weak, cowardly, and effeminate is not only harmful; it is also false.

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  • The stereotype that men who cry are weak, cowardly, and effeminate is not only harmful; it is also false.
  • Analyzing data from 4,203 men who took the Emotional Intelligence Test , Queendom researchers singled out two groups: men who avoid crying under any circumstances ("Tear-avoiders"), and those who let their tears flow ("Tear-allowers").
  • PsychTests AIM Inc. staff is comprised of a dedicated team of psychologists, test developers, researchers, statisticians, writers, and artificial intelligence experts (see ARCHProfile.com ).
  • The company's research division, Plumeus Inc., is supported in part by Research and Development Tax Credit awarded by Industry Canada.

Criteria Launches Emotify, an Emotional Intelligence Assessment for the North American Market

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 1:00pm

Los Angeles-based Criteria , a market-leading SaaS-based pre-employment analytics platform, unveiled today a new emotional intelligence (EI) assessment to the North American market.

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  • Los Angeles-based Criteria , a market-leading SaaS-based pre-employment analytics platform, unveiled today a new emotional intelligence (EI) assessment to the North American market.
  • Criteria acquired Revelian , an Australian-based leader in emotional intelligence and game-based talent assessments, in March of 2020, and is now offering their Emotify assessment to its customers.
  • Emotify is a game-based assessment of emotional intelligence that measures an individuals ability to perceive and understand emotions.
  • It is the only ability-based emotional intelligence assessment on the market, backed by four years of scientific testing, and represents one of Revelians most popular assessments.

MDRT Study Finds Americans Deem Emotional Intelligence the Most Trustworthy Quality in an Advisor

Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 10:01pm

A recent Harris Poll study conducted on behalf of MDRT among over 2,000 U.S. adults found that 85% of Americans would be more likely to trust recommendations from human financial advisors if they demonstrate emotional intelligence.

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  • A recent Harris Poll study conducted on behalf of MDRT among over 2,000 U.S. adults found that 85% of Americans would be more likely to trust recommendations from human financial advisors if they demonstrate emotional intelligence.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200507006157/en/
    With 83% of Americans saying exhibiting emotional intelligence is important to building a quality client-advisor relationship, showing, not just stating, these abilities are key.
  • The size of this majority indicates that emotional know-how is seen as a foundational skill rather than a mark of exceptional work.
  • Most Americans with human financial advisors rate their emotional capabilities highly, with 89% saying their advisor displays strong emotional intelligence.

Strengthen Emotional Intelligence and Improve Mindfulness with EverStrong App

Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 7:00pm

EverStrong is a new mobile app to help users improve emotional intelligence and self-awareness through clinically-chosen mental fitness exercises.

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  • EverStrong is a new mobile app to help users improve emotional intelligence and self-awareness through clinically-chosen mental fitness exercises.
  • EverStrong combines science with ancient mindfulness training to strengthen emotional intelligence.
  • Founded in 2015, Zen Health Technologies provides mobile apps, websites, and other technology to help individuals build emotional intelligence, self-awareness, and empowerment.
  • Its flagship product is EverStrong, an app that strengthens emotional intelligence and improves mindfulness.

Corporate Culture Resolutions: Five Ways to Prioritize Emotional Intelligence in 2020

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 2:00pm

TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The benefits of prioritizing emotional intelligence (EI) in the workplace have never been clearer, but putting theory into practice is not always easy.

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  • TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The benefits of prioritizing emotional intelligence (EI) in the workplace have never been clearer, but putting theory into practice is not always easy.
  • As fitness goals and personal resolutions come top of mind this New Year, there's also no better time for companies to begin a practical conversation about corporate culture resolutions, placing people and emotional intelligence at the heart of business decision-making.
  • The study found that only 18 percent of employees strongly agree that their organizations have engrained EI in their cultures.
  • Self-awareness is increasingly becoming an important skill for the long-term success of an organization's business and corporate culture.