Emotional Intelligence: What Every Leader Must Know



Did you know that your Emotional Intelligence Quotient (EQ) accounts for up to 45% of career success? Or that it represents 85% of what distinguishes the best leaders from the merely average? The good news is that emotional intelligence can be improved with practice -- and increases steadily with age!

During this highly interactive and engaging workshop, you will learn:

- How EQ impacts your effectiveness as a leader
- The 15 skills that comprise EQ, including self-confidence, assertiveness, flexibility and stress tolerance
- How to speak up with confidence & influence others
- Ways you can develop and improve your EQ over time

Note: No onsite registration. You must pre-register to be admitted. WITI members event.

Featured Speakers

Donna Ceriani is a Leadership Success Coach helping leaders in technology navigate career choices, enhance their leadership impact, and inspire their teams to achieve their best results. For more than 25 years, Donna has held senior management roles leading teams across the U.S., Europe and Asia in the financial services, health care and technology industries. She was recently the Chief People Officer for SmartBear Software, winning a 2013 "Best Place to Work" award in Boston. Prior to that, she was an Executive Director for Global Client Operations for a company owned by Thomson Reuters and the DTCC, living in Boston, NYC and Singapore. She now brings her vast experience to support her clients on their own journey to achieve their goals. When she isn't immersed in the adventures in today's workplace, she's counting the days until her next travel adventure.

Schedule of Events

11:45-12:00 Check In and Networking
12:00-12:50 Presentation
12:50-1:00 Q&A