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Emotional Intelligence

posted Nov 25, 2010, 5:55 AM by Peter Beens   [ updated Nov 25, 2010, 5:56 AM ]
Emotional intelligence (EI) is the area of cognitive ability involving traits and social skills that facilitate interpersonal behavior. Intelligence can be broadly defined as the capacity for goal-oriented adaptive behavior; emotional intelligence focuses on the aspects of intelligence that govern self-knowledge and social adaptation.

For more information, see http://searchcio.techtarget.com/definition/emotional-intelligence.