The Non-Obvious Guide to Emotional Intelligence
by Kerry Goyette
Pub Date 30 Jul 2019
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Today‘s leaders are more stressed than ever. Whether you are leading a Fortune 500 company trying to retain top talent, or are an entrepreneur trying to cultivate the next great idea, the current corporate landscape is unpredictable, multi-factored, and complex. This is where the power of emotional intelligence comes in.
In this guide, Aperio founder and CEO Kerry Goyette challenges the conventional wisdom of EQ by breaking down the neuroscience of emotional intelligence and offering a bold and applicable new approach. See how emotional intelligence tactics empower you to leverage the impact of emotion, thrive in competitive environments, and prevent fight or flight responses from hijacking your best intentions. Explore ways to leverage EQ to connect with people, add value, and grow your business.
IN THIS BOOK YOU WILL LEARN HOW TO:
o Improve your decision-making when it matters most.
o Navigate change and better manage disruption.
o Identify the derailers that may be holding you back. o Trace problems to their roots so they can be solved more easily.
o Be agile and thrive in today’s chaotic environments.
o Shape your company culture to drive loyalty and engagement.
A Note From the Publisher
Author is available for interviews, blog tours, autographed tours, autographed book giveaways, contests, and book club discussions.
"In business today, there is an ever-changing need to connect with employees-- both current and future. Attracting and keeping high level performers is harder and harder. A true appreciation for emotional intelligence is essential for long term success in corporate America. This book gave me concrete ways to identify level-headed problem-solvers for my team. More importantly, it provides the tools to train and motivate them as loyal, servant leaders—a hallmark of Southwest Airlines’ Culture. If you’re interested in creating stronger, more successful teams in your company, this book is for you!” - Jason Van Eaton, Senior Vice President, Southwest Airlines
Kerry Goyette is the Founder & President of Aperio Consulting Group, a corporate consulting firm that utilizes workplace analytics and research-based strategies to build high performance teams. She is a Certified Professional Behavior Analyst and Certified Forensic Interviewer with postgraduate studies in psychometrics.
Goyette is an international speaker including the popular TEDx talk, "Stop Trying to Motivate Your Employees," the keynote speaker at the 2017 Global HR Inside Summit in Vienna, Austria, the keynote speaker for the 2018 Best Employers Awards in Barbados, and has been featured in Fast Company, CEO World Magazine, Business.com, Quartz at Work, and Innovation Enterprise.
Goyette has consulted for organizations around the world. She is on the University of Missouri MBA Advisory Board and co-leads the Centennial Investors Research Task Force studying predictors of entrepreneurial success. Kerry partnered with Centennial Investors and led the study, “Leadership Matters: How Psychometrics can Forecast the Success or Failure or Start-Ups.” Her research revealed three adaptive strategies that enhance an entrepreneur’s ability to succeed, but more importantly, five counterproductive habits that correlate with entrepreneurial failure.
Connect with Kerry Goyette on Facebook @thinkaperio, Twitter @AperioCG, and LinkedIn @aperio-business-consulting and visit www.thinkaperio.com.
The Non-Obvious Guide to Emotional Intelligence releases on June 28th, 2019 and is available in paperback at Amazon.