Emotional Intelligence: The Social Skills You Weren’t Taught in School
by: Eric Ravenscraft – Lifehacker
There are many varied and contradicting models of psychology, but mostly they all are about one thing: happiness. If “all-roads-lead-to-Rome”, then emotional intelligence would be a common factor along the journey.
“People who exhibit emotional intelligence tend to have the skills necessary to get ahead in life, such as managing conflict resolution, reading and responding to the needs of others, and keeping their own emotions from overflowing and disrupting their lives.”