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What If It Wasn’t Bad Millennial Attitude but Low Emotional Intelligence?

Sociology professor Tony Campolo said, “I am convinced we don’t live in a generation of bad kids. We live in a generation of kids who know too much too soon.” That shifts the conversation from attitudes about a generation of immature, narcissistic, and spoiled young adults to one of emotional intelligence. (Note: To be fair, […]

Podcast: What is Emotional Intelligence

There’s a lot of buzz centered around emotional intelligence right now and with good reason. Cutting edge research into emotional intelligence has shown that emotional intelligence plays an important role in achieving peak performance, well beyond the old standard criteria of years of experience and education.  In fact, it’s not uncommon for emotional intelligence, also […]

Why People With Emotional Intelligence Get Paid More

If you still feel that emotional intelligence is just some over-hyped theory, maybe this finding will get your attention. According to a recent study from the University of Bonn, published in the Journal of Organizational Behavior in November 2014, individuals who displayed emotional intelligence were more likely to bring home a bigger paycheck than their […]