Daniel Goleman (@DanielGolemanEI) is a psychologist, science journalist, and author of The New York Times Best Seller Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ.

What We Discuss with Daniel Goleman:

  • The pros and cons of technology’s influence on the way human beings connect in the 21st century.
  • How we read emotions on a subconscious level — and why blind people can sometimes still see them.
  • Why sights, smells, and sounds can make us relive traumatic experiences.
  • How emotions become contagious.
  • The science behind why people act like jerks on the Internet.
  • And much more…

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Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ by Daniel GolemanIf you’ve ever heard the term emotional intelligence or EQ, you’ll want to listen in on this fascinating conversation with Daniel Goleman — one of the most revolutionary thinkers in the field of human performance and behavior and author of The New York Times Best Seller Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ.

In this episode we talk about how our people skills matter perhaps even more than our other cognitive abilities and can be an even greater predictor of success, how the subconscious mind picks up on emotional cues and some blind people can still see them, how technology is affecting the way human beings connect in the modern world (for better and for worse), how emotions become contagious, why people act like jerks on the Internet, and much more. Listen, learn, and enjoy!

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