This Emotional Intelligence Style Profile helps you understand the way you apply your emotional intelligence in terms of style, preferences, and behavior. It can help you determine how appropriately and effectively you apply your knowledge and feelings in a given situation. It is this understanding that forms the basis on which you can make adjustments in order to be more effective in the future, both personally and professionally.
The effective emotional intelligence grid has four quadrants:
This assessment will not determine your degree of emotional intelligence or your relative state of emotional health. However, an understanding of your natural tendencies will undoubtedly make you a more effective leader, co-worker, salesperson, spouse, and/or friend!
Each person uses his or her emotions and intelligence in different ways. One style is no better or worse than another. There are no “right” or “wrong” responses because in our day-to-day actions or behavior, we draw to some extent from each of the four styles.