Episode 460: Emotional Intelligence Resources

In Episode 460 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd discuss resources for learning more about emotional intelligence.

“Does anyone have a favorite resource on emotional intelligence? The ones I’ve read were good, but kind of dry. Seeing this as a huge need for some of the guys we are developing and we want a go-to resource.”

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • What resources are most approachable
  • A breakdown of emotional intelligence

 Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “When it comes to emotional intelligence, or personality tests, it’s only good if it’s useful.” – @toddadkins
  • “Leaders need to have a high self-awareness – knowing their limitations and strengths.” – @danielsangi
  • “There is a formal and informal organizational structure. This is awareness of the informal leadership structure.” – @toddadkins
  • “Being able to catalyze change is something that you are constantly doing.” – @danielsangi
  • “Emotional intelligence is not just being able to read the room.” – @danielsangi
  • “Think about self-awareness, self-management, and social-awareness, social-management. In one of those squares you are weaker than in the others.” – @toddadkins
  • “If this is an area of weakness, I can build frameworks around it with reminders in my phone to address it.” – @toddadkins

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Published January 27, 2020

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