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Trudy’s Book

BUILD THE FOUNDATION FOR MASTERFUL LEADERSHIP Emotional intelligence is integral to being a great leader and is recognized as the distinguished skill set between leaders and managers.  Yet, the conversation in business about leadership is typically in the context of leading others.  How can you lead people or understand people, unless you lead and understand […]

Are You Communicating Your Emotions Openly, Authentically & Congruently?

Emotional Intelligence: Self-Expression Composite To summarize the self-expression composite: our goals are to increase awareness and understanding, giving us access to transform the most powerful lenses through which we experience life and our relationships — how we see ourselves and what we believe at an inner most level about ourselves. This composite focuses our awareness […]

Emotional Intelligence: Understanding Emotions & Their Behavioural Impact

Self-Perception: Emotional Self-Awareness Competency Emotional Self-Awareness includes recognizing and understanding one’s own emotions. This includes the ability to differentiate between subtleties in one’s own emotions while understanding the cause of these emotions, as well as the impact they have on one’s own thoughts and actions, and those of others. Neuroscience research shows that 80% of […]

Emotional Intelligence: The Willingness to Persistently Try to Improve Oneself

Self-Perception: Self-Actualization Competency Self-Actualization is the willingness to persistently improve oneself, fulfill our potential and capabilities and; engage in the pursuit of personally relevant and meaningful goals, such that we live a life we love. It can be as simple as giving yourself permission to honor what really matters to you!  For many of us, […]

EQ Emotional Intelligence: Do You Keep Promises to Yourself?

Emotional Intelligence Self-Perception: The Self-Regard Competency Self-Regard is respecting oneself while understanding & accepting one’s strengths and weaknesses. It is often associated with feelings of inner strength & self-confidence. The single fastest way to grow your self-confidence and self-esteem is to keep the promises you make to yourself. I was in Dubai in January 2015 […]

How EQ Works – The Assessments

Emotional Intelligence can be assessed using EQ-i 2.0 and EQ360°. This is how they work. EQ-i 2.0 – Self-Assessment  This assessment enables you to measure and assess the skills that actually predict your future leadership success; and some say it predicts your trajectory for life success.  Why?  Emotional Intelligence is the competencies that form the […]

What results do your conversations produce?

I’m facilitating an executive coaching dialogue with a client who is expressing some frustration as a result of a blowup he had with another senior leader the week before.  Our exploration led him to recognize he goes about his day with general ideas on what he wants to get done.  He goes into his conversations […]