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The Smart New Way to Get Hired by Lisa Kappesser

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FOREWORD

Ever since the first scientific paper on emotional intelligence was published in 1990 by Jack Mayer and Peter Salovey, there has been an explosion of research, publications, books, and articles on the subject. I don’t think anyone could have imagined the wide range of applications that this new idea would stimulate. In fact, a Google search on emotional intelligence will now provide you with more than 3.5 million hits.

The practical application of emotional intelligence began largely in the workplace. Emotional intelligence has been found to be useful in selecting employees, developing people, and training leaders. Other applications have evolved in dealing with families, children, health issues, and social and academic success. One ...

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