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2011-10-17 07:00:00

Daniel Goleman is the author of Emotional Intelligence, the national bestselling book based on his research which began at Harvard where he studied methods to intervene in stress arousal. This three-part video series helps the audience see behind the expressions, hear the inner thoughts of an angry boss or associate and plainly see the net effect of toxic emotions that are spread from person to person as easily as the common cold. The film uses animation to show how the lower emotional brain...

2011-08-18 05:15:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With smaller staffs, higher stress levels and uncertainties around the economy, are employers changing what they look for in prospective employees? Thirty-four percent of hiring managers said they are placing greater emphasis on emotional intelligence when hiring and promoting employees post-recession, according to a new CareerBuilder survey. Seventy-one percent said they value emotional intelligence in an employee more than IQ. Emotional...

2011-03-16 12:54:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Robb Munson, Vice President of Health Plan Service and Administration for Kaiser Permanente, will be the featured guest on Leading with Emotional Intelligence on VoiceAmerica Business Network airing on March 16th at 1pm PDT. This weekly radio show is hosted by Esther Orioli, CEO of Essi Systems, author of EQ Map® and an expert on emotional intelligence (EQ), leadership and behavior change. "Leading successful large-scale...

2011-01-25 09:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Esther Orioli, CEO of Essi Systems, a management consultancy, will premiere her Internet talk radio show, Leading with Emotional Intelligence, on Wednesdays at 1pm PST on VoiceAmerica Business Network beginning on January 26. The weekly show features Ms. Orioli, author of EQ Map® and an expert on emotional intelligence (EQ), leadership and behavior change, who will present the latest concepts in emotional intelligence from an...

2010-12-23 17:45:36

A new study from the University of Haifa shows that within the private sector high levels of emotional intelligence empower positive attitudes towards the workplace and decrease negative behavior; however, the same effect was not found within the public sector. "The results of this study emphasize the existence of significant behavioral differences between the private and public sectors. Executives intending to carry out reforms or implement management plans in the public sector should be...

2010-09-15 17:23:46

Employees with a high level of emotional intelligence are more dedicated and satisfied at work, compared to other employees. This has been shown in a new study from the University of Haifa. "This study has shown that employees with a higher level of emotional intelligence are assets to their organization. I believe it will not be long before emotional intelligence is incorporated in employee screening and training processes and in employee assessment and promotion decisions" stated Dr. Galit...

2010-01-22 14:07:37

Health workers trained to take emotions more seriously may prevent depression among patients, a recent study at the University of Stavanger finds. For most women, having a baby is a joyful experience. But it is not unusual for new mothers to be hit by grief, anxiety and depression. Global figures suggest that between 13 and 16 percent of women giving birth for the first time are struck by depression. For the second birth, figures boost to a worrying 30-40 percent. Associate professor Kristin...


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