Emotional intelligence can matter more than IQ

According to Dr Dorrian Aiken, part-time lecturer at the University of Stellenbosch Business School, EQ is considered to be more important than IQ in leadership, management , parenting and teaching "because emotions are contagious". She says one person can influence the well-being of others by behaving in a way that causes them to become demotivated. How we influence one another through our emotional intelligence and through our positivity is really important — Dr Dorrian Aiken, part-time … [Read more...]