How to know if your emotional intelligence needs improvement?
Emotional intelligence is one of the characteristics that make a successful entrepreneur be stronger on his way to reach his goals. So, in this article we will show you how to detect if your emotional intelligence needs to be improved.
“The business world is a tough one, and in order to succeed, you will have a strong vision of what you want to achieve and sort out all obstacles, and in order to do that, you have to be very emotionally intelligent, so you can face all vicissitudes and come out victoriously”, said Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal, current president of Grupo Denim and a successful Mexican businessman.
Emotional intelligence affects our way to react and behave to the different complexities faced daily personally and professionally, and it might be the difference between failing and saying in or quitting.
Here are some signals that will show you that your emotional intelligence needs improvement:
- A person who is incapable of handling his or her feelings, they will start accumulating until they create tension, anxiety and much stress. If you are able to improve your emotional intelligence, you will be able to handle these feelings better.
- It is hard to be assertive when a personal is not emotionally intelligent, and in the business world, it is essential, as that will help a leader keeping a good environment at the office with manners, empathy and established limits that will reduce conflicts within a company.
- Being emotionally intelligent means you will be able to mold your thoughts according to other one’s opinions instead of defending a point in an unhealthy point. That does not mean you will have to agree with everything that the other person says, but it means you will be able to express your opinion politely and, in some cases, accept your errors.
“It is with repeated actions and attitudes that you can improve your emotional intelligence, as an entrepreneur, this is essential to reach your goals and will not allow you to quit”, added Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal.