ISBN 9780747543848,Working With Emotional Intelligence

Working With Emotional Intelligence



Bloomsbury Publishing

Publication Year 1999

ISBN 9780747543848

ISBN-10 0747543844


Number of Pages 198 Pages
Language (English)

Literature fiction

Working With Emotional Intelligence, written by Daniel Goleman, is a work of non-fiction that provides insight into the role of emotional intelligence in the workplace. The book defines emotional intelligence as an individual's overall method of handling emotions, communication, and interactions. This is projected as the most critical element that defines extraordinary people and sets them apart from the ordinary ones. The author uses several examples to detail personal as well as relationship skills like optimism, self-control, initiative, and conflict management. He concludes that emotional intelligence supersedes cognitive ability in terms of value. Goleman also demonstrates how to develop and use this invaluable tool to succeed at work. His research is backed by similar analyses and results compiled worldwide. About the Author Daniel Goleman is a bestselling author, science journalist, and psychologist. His books include Social Intelligence: The New Science Of Social Relationships, Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ, and Primal Leadership: The Hidden Driver Of Great Performance. He was born on March 7, 1946, in Stockton, California. The author primarily writes about science, psychology, leadership, education, and creativity. Goleman's writing has won him much acclaim in the form of several awards and two Pulitzer nominations. He has also won awards for his contribution to science journalism, and he currently lives in Massachusetts.