Emotional Intelligence and Why It Matters

I bet when you were growing up, and maybe even to this day, you’ve been told that you have to be smarter (IQ) if you want to make it in life. Social media sites are flush with various tests you can take to determine how smart you are. But what researchers have discovered is that your Intelligence Quotient (IQ), while important, is not the sine quo non of your success. Something more primal in your brain will take you farther than what you learned in a book.

Emotional Intelligenceand why it matters