CSPN Member Learning Series
September 22, 2023, 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST
Making Emotional Intelligence Work For You
Emotional intelligence (EI) is a powerful tool for leaders, but it is not without its challenges. Given its importance in managing hybrid workplaces, we will explore the common mistakes that leaders make when using emotional intelligence, and how to avoid them to become more effective and successful. Overreliance on EI can lead to a lack of strategic thinking, decision-making, and goal-setting. Leaders can avoid needed conflict be relying on EI. And some leaders underestimate the importance of emotional intelligence, thinking that it is just a soft skill or that it is only relevant for certain roles.
Throughout this presentation, you will learn how to avoid these common mistakes, and how to use emotional intelligence effectively to become a more successful and impactful leader.
- Overusing emotional intelligence
- Mistaking EI as a strategy to avoiding conflict
- Mistaking EI as being a soft skill
- Common EI misuses when leading change
Corey Atkinson, VP, Strategic Learning & Development
As VP of Strategic Learning & Development and as a dynamic Professional Speaker, Corey has a wealth of experience in leadership, management, client service and business development, and focuses on supporting others to realize their objectives ahead of projected target dates. He has a sharp eye for what is required for organizations and individuals to develop their performance edge in business today.
As a professional speaker, who has spoken to audiences across North America, Corey is a leading authority on customer experience and engagement, leadership, culture and global business trends. Able to engage any audience any time of the day, Corey will deliver the energy and insights your audience or organization is looking for. His primary focus is to leave attendees excited, inspired and energized to take action and see tangible results.
As a master facilitator he has trained and coached over 10,000 professionals from all industries and has worked with over 1000 organizations. A seasoned facilitator, learning consultant, and certified trainer of Personality Dimensions, Corey is an avid developer of accelerated learning methodologies and experiences, programs and systems – all designed to turbo-charge learning for rapid development.
Passionate about helping others build skills and strategies, he has delivered many presentations and customized learning solutions for different organizations – for-profit, non-for-profit, private and public. Through his natural ability to connect, Corey proposes countless ways to acquire and use skills to evolve, grow and excel. The unifying theme of his work is this: The more we understand the principles of human nature, “what makes people tick,” the more effectively we can bring out the best in others, whether they are co-workers, employees, or customers.
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