Join Britt Andreatta for an in-depth discussion in this video Developing others, part of Leading with Emotional Intelligence.
Being emotionally intelligent goes beyond really understanding others.…It's also a commitment to helping others achieve their highest potential.…This is especially true if you hold a management or leadership position.…You have a responsibilty to building others up.…Obviously, there's a business case for doing so.…Helping others achieve their potential…increases their productivity, engagement and motivation.…This yields all kinds of measurable outcomes…that it will affect the bottom line.…Building others up also creates opportunities for you.…
As your team becomes more competent, you can delegate some of your tasks,…opening you up for higher level challenges…that will utilize your experience and expertise.…While you may have a commitment to building others…up, you also need to follow through with consistent strategies.…Here are my top recommendations for developing others.…First, get to know your team.…You can…use the strategies we've already discussed to learn more about their…strengths, skills and their styles…
Learn what emotional intelligence is and how it factors in at work and discover concrete techniques for raising your own emotional quotient (EQ). This includes perceiving yourself accurately, exercising emotional self-control, practicing resilience, and developing empathy. Then turn those lessons around to build your awareness of others and learn to inspire helpful communication and manage conflict.
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- What is emotional intelligence?
- Cultivating emotional intelligence
- Exercising emotional self-control
- Working with your triggers
- Getting to know others
- Maximizing team performance
- Building influence<br><br>
- The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.