How People Smart Are You?


Intelligence tests yield an intelligence quotient or IQ. You may have some idea of your IQ, but do you know your people smart quotient or PQ?

We have devised a rating scale called the PeopleSmart Scale to give you an estimate of your PQ. Just like an IQ scale, it is designed so that the average score is 100. Because it is a rating scale, however, your answers will be subjective. Therefore, the more honest you are when you rate yourself, the more accurate your PQ score will be. Also, your standard of comparison may be different from other readers; use people you know as your benchmark. Finally, you might find it difficult to make an overall judgment of yourself at all times and with all people. For example, your PQ ...

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