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Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman
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Emotional Intelligence (1995)

by Daniel Goleman

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If this book was taught in high school as part of mandatory curriculum perhaps humanity would be more successful as a whole. Goleman brilliantly explores why emotional intelligence far surpasses IQ in determining how people will fare in work and in personal relationships. He also draws insightful correlations between our emotional failings in these areas and health. A must read for every person on Earth! ( )
  KikiUnhinged | Feb 9, 2014 |
Halfway through, but make that another Summer read ... finished it!!! It was deep, hard read, way too scientific; I expected something more practical .... ( )
  lmeza | Feb 6, 2014 |
Knyga pasaulyje tapo bestseleriu. Ji siūlo naujai pažvelgti į intelekto ir emocijų kultūros reikšmę mūsų gyvenime. Autorius, profesionalus psichologas, daug metų tyrinėjo šią problemą ir nustatė, kad žmonės, kurių intelekto koeficientas gana kuklus, dažnai gyvena ir dirba nepalyginti sėkmingiau už tuos, kurių intelekto koeficientas aukštas. Kokia čia paslaptis? Tai emocijų intelektas, - teigia autorius. Jis siūlo pažinti save ir kitus, ugdyti emocijų kultūrą ir keisti savo ateitį.
  Amston | Jun 11, 2013 |
Some thought-provoking points but a bit of a slag. ( )
1 vote Mortybanks | May 20, 2013 |
Interesting in the abstract (not really a practical-tips book.) ( )
  sprite | May 3, 2013 |
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It was an unbearably steamy August afternoon in New York City, the kind of sweaty day that makes people sullen with discomfort.
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De psycholoog Daniel Goleman introduceerde als eerste voor een breed publiek het begrip emotionele intelligentie (EQ), het belang van emotionele ABC. Het voelende brein bezit zelfkennis, zelfbeheersing, geestdrift, en het vermogen eigen emoties te herkennen en jezelf te motiveren. Emotionele vaardigheden blijken niet alleen belangrijker te zijn dan rationele, zij zijn van doorslaggevend belang voor succes in werk, relaties en voor ons lichamelijk welbevinden.
Emotionele intelligentie verscheen in 25 talen.
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The Western cultures esteem analytical skills measured by IQ tests: but there is clearly more to success and happiness, even in technological societies, than IQ alone. Goleman has written one of the best books on the nature and importance of other kinds of intelligence besides our perhaps overly beloved IQ. Recommended.

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Goleman delineates the five crucial skills of emotional intelligence, and shows how they determine our success in relationships, work, and even our physical well-being. What emerges is an entirely new way to talk about being smart.

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