Leaders today need more than just workplace knowledge and a high IQ to be successful. Studies show the most effective leaders possess emotional intelligence or EQ. Learn about your current emotional intelligence skill level and actions you can take to develop your emotional intelligence acumen and proficiency. Leveraging real world situations, the class will work to understand the critical role emotions play in effectively leading other. You will focus on self-awareness and self-management, work to understand how you can improve your social awareness, and practice relationship management. A key focus throughout the course includes discussion of how to apply your new found EQ to effectively support and influence the team you lead and the teams of which you are a member. At the conclusion of the course, you will have an emotional intelligence development plan tailored to meet your individual needs. This course is the second in a series of eight courses to earn your Excellence in Leadership Certificate. Tuition includes a textbook.