7 traits of Emotional Intelligence

7 traits of Emotional Intelligence

HEALTHY, WEALTHY AND WISE AT WORK…

Seven key strategies for helping us all sustain greater health, wealth and wisdom at work.

The evidence is impressive. The research described here has established clear links between happiness and our health, wealth and wellbeing. By happiness I mean an emotional, physical and spiritual prosperity – something I call Emotional Capital.

In my work with professional people over the last fifteen years I have found that high levels of emotional capital lead to increased productivity, and as many studies show, happy people are more creative, solve problems better and more quickly, live longer and enjoy high levels of leadership influence. In other words, when people feel better they perform better.

This is not about looking at life through rose-coloured glasses or ignoring the disappointments in life. It is about investing in your greatest asset – your emotional capital.

Your happiness is good for business.

by Martyn Newman… read on

I repeat, “your happiness is good for business”
How happy are you right now?
On a scale of 1 to 10 (with 10 being hip hip hooray happy), what do you score yourself?
10? fabulous – keep up the great life
below 7? what’s going on and what can you do about it?
What are you going to DO about it?