128: Emotional Intelligence with Janice Gassam

Janice Gassam is a professor that teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in Human Resource Management and Industrial Organizational Psychology. She received her Ph.D. in 2017 from Hofstra University in Applied Organizational Psychology. Her research areas of interest include motivation, diversity and inclusion, training and development and leadership.

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LISTEN to Janice’s TEDx talk HERE !

Time Stamped Shownotes

[01:30] – Behind Janice’s talk and it’s title “Make Emotional Intelligence Great Again” at TEDxHofstraUniversity.

[03:41] – What is Emotional Intelligence and why is it important.

[08:58] – The missing component of the emotional intelligence.

[11:51] – How to handle someone who’s offended with your personal take on things.

[14:53] – The Blitz Round with Janice Gassam.

[21:23] – Janice Gassam with a final word of advice.


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