Emotional Intelligence: What Is It? Why Does It Matter? How Can You Improve It?

A Solo & Small Firm Workshop

You can improve your Emotional Intelligence (EQ) throughout your life, but why should you? Because people with higher EQs achieve more professional success and experience more personal happiness. In this interactive presentation, Jo Smith will briefly define Emotional Intelligence and describe EQ theory. She will break EQ down into its four components and demonstrate how enhanced self-awareness and self-regulation lead to more personal happiness and enhanced social awareness and social skills lead to more professional success. She’ll share stories of clients who have achieved more success and happiness by improving their EQ. She’ll offer suggestions and provide simple tools to help you improve each area of your EQ. The journey of continuous improvement needn’t be arduous; it can be fun and highly rewarding.    
You will learn:
•    The brief definition and theory of Emotional Intelligence (EQ) and its components
•    The benefits of improving EQ
•    Practical steps to improve your EQ
You will receive helpful, practical tools and choose two ways to improve your EQ for more professional success and personal happiness.

Jo Smith is a Certified Management Consultant, executive coach and speaker. She helps leaders improve employee engagement, client satisfaction and business profitability. Jo helps organizations develop leadership talent and coaches professionals to achieve their potential.

Free for members; $30 for non-members.

The MBA will apply for one hour of CLE credit.

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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Remote attendance only via Zoom