• Emotional Intelligence: What Makes a Leader?

  • By: Daniel Goleman
  • Narrated by: Deaver Brown
  • Length: 51 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 12-07-10
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Simply Media
  • 3.5 out of 5 stars 3.7 (59 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Goleman was the first to identify emotional intelligence as a critical factor in leadership performance and success. He wrote about this succinctly in his best-selling book, Emotional Intelligence. His Harvard Business Review (HBR) article is the first identifying and analyzing specifically how emotional intelligence is a critical factor in management success and CEO performance. This audiobook provides a core summary of his best seller, as well as focusing on his insights about the importance of a keen emotional intelligence for management and CEO performance.
Goleman identifies and discusses in details the five critical components of emotional intelligence (ei): self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skills. Goleman analyzes how executives with strong ei skills make the best managers and CEOs. Coleman provides numerous approaches throughout the audiobook about how to improve the listener’s ei.
Key words: Daniel Goleman, HBR, Harvard, Harvard Business School, HBS, emotional intelligence, self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, social skills, talents, skills, CEO, executive, manager.
©2010 Simply Magazine (P)2010 Christina Brown
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5 out of 5 stars
By Jmm on 07-15-18

Know thyself

And to think own self be true. EI: Emotional Intelligence.

Leadership requires learning about yourself and others.

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3 out of 5 stars
By Jennifer on 03-07-18

Not great reading

Good concepts but the reader is a little difficult to listen to. Weird pauses in the middle of sentences make or hard to follow. H s got some sort note system and you can hear keyboard clicks through the whole article. But the concepts are good and good info to have.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Amazon Customer on 03-31-16

Recommended for EI overview

Concise & very informative.
The book summarises the different EI aspects & components in a very interesting way.

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4 out of 5 stars
By Joao Baptista Silva on 02-03-16

interesting

An interesting introduction to EI but sometimes dificult to understand whatsup the speaker is saying.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Noreen on 09-18-16

great read

loved it. some great information about emotional intelligence and management. worth the time it took

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