The Emotional Intelligence Activity Book: 50 Activities for Promoting EQ at Work / Edition 1

The Emotional Intelligence Activity Book: 50 Activities for Promoting EQ at Work / Edition 1

by Adele B. Lynn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0814471234

ISBN-13: 9780814471234

Pub. Date: 12/26/2001

Publisher: AMACOM Books

"We've all heard of "IQ"...but what's "EQ?" It's "Emotional Quotient" (aka Emotional Intelligence), and experts say that EQ is a greater predictor of success at work than IQ. Companies are increasingly looking for ways to motivate and develop their employees' emotional intelligence. This book presents trainers and coaches with 50

Overview

"We've all heard of "IQ"...but what's "EQ?" It's "Emotional Quotient" (aka Emotional Intelligence), and experts say that EQ is a greater predictor of success at work than IQ. Companies are increasingly looking for ways to motivate and develop their employees' emotional intelligence. This book presents trainers and coaches with 50 innovative exercises to be used for either individuals or groups.

The activities found in the book are grouped according to the various core competencies associated with Emotional Intelligence:

• Self-Awareness and Control: an awareness of one's values, emotions, skills, and drives, and the ability to control one's emotional responses

• Empathy: an understanding of how others perceive situations

• Social Expertness: the ability to build relationships based on an assumption of human equality

• Mastery of Vision: the development and communication of a personal philosophy

The book also includes suggested training combinations and coaching tips."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814471234
Publisher:
AMACOM Books
Publication date:
12/26/2001
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.61(d)
Age Range:
17 Years

Table of Contents

"Emotional Intelligenc—What Is It?

A Coach's/Trainer's Guide to Helping Employees Improve EQ

How to Use This Guide

Suggested Training Formats

EQ #1—Champion or Chump

EQ #2—Importance Meter

EQ #3—Adding Fuel to the Importance Meter

EQ #4—Rank Order Your Employees

EQ #5—Ask for Feedback

EQ #6—Picture Yourself

EQ #7—Personality Conflict

EQ #8—Music of Our Workplace

EQ #9—Coming Through

EQ #10—Open and Friendly vs. Friendship

EQ #11—Listening Habits

EQ #12—Genuine Listening

EQ #13—Turning into Our Employees

EQ #14—I Was Appreciated

EQ #15—A Grateful Heart

EQ #16—Gifts

EQ #17—Yes, But

EQ #18—Common Mistakes with Gratitude

EQ #19—A Note of Thanks

EQ #20—Dumped On

EQ #21—Doing a Fair Share

EQ #22—The Boss's Fair Share

EQ #23—Action/Reaction

EQ #24—Take a Stand

EQ #25—I Value, We Value

EQ #26—Contribution Spirit Killers

EQ #27—You Expect Me to What?

EQ #28—Great Vision

EQ #29—My Vision

EQ #30—Inspiring Words

EQ #31—Sharing Your Vision

EQ #32—Who Invents?

EQ #33—Visions Apply to People Too

EQ #34—Vision Spirit Killers

EQ #35—Advice from the Pros

EQ #36—Working Toward the Vision

EQ #37—Advice from Employees

EQ #38—Today's Actions Toward the Vision

EQ #39—Fuel the Vision

EQ #40—Picture Yourself

EQ #41—Lessons From Low Points/High Points

EQ #42—It's My Show

EQ #43—Interior Power

EQ #44—Control and Empowerment

EQ #45—Steps for Growth

EQ #46—Spirit Killers That Stunt Your Growth

EQ #47—Your Most Inspired Self

EQ #48—Your Leadership Coat of Arms

EQ #49—More Reflections

EQ #50—The Power of Pictures

Additional Ideas

EQ Activities for Communication Skills

EQ Activities for Team Building

EQ Activities for Interpersonal Skills

EQ Activities for Leaders, Managers, and Supervisors

Recommended Resources"

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