Tuesday, July 31, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT
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The Center for Rural Development
2292 South Highway 27
Somerset, KY 42501

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Patti Simpson 
The Center for Rural Development 

Emotional Intelligence Works - 7-31-18 

Attend this FREE Emotional Intelligence Workshop and Think, Be and Work Smarter 

Intellectual and technical skills are no longer enough on their own to assure success in the workplace. Emotional intelligence allows you to connect with others one-on-one and in groups—a critical skill in business today.  People who are emotionally smart waste less time on personality conflicts, stay in control under stress, and achieve greater satisfaction at work and at home.

Part 1:  Introduction to Emotional Intelligence  

What Emotional Intelligence Means 

The Need for "People Smart" Strategies 

Assess Your Emotional Intelligence 

Five Emotional Intelligence Skills 

Part 2: "Think Smart" Strategies 

Making the Choice to Think Wisely 

Strategy 1: Self-Awareness Skills 

Use a New Mental Script 

Strategy 2: Optimistic Thinking 

Part 3: "Be Smart" Strategies 

Three Keys 

Strategy 1: Social Skills 

Strategy 2: Emotional Control 

Strategy 3: Flexibility 

Part 4: "Work Smart" Strategies 

Six Strategies for Smart Organizations 

Strategy 1: Practice Organizational Self-Awareness 

Strategy 2: Develop Social Skills 

Strategy 3: Foster Optimism 

Strategy 4: Encourage Flexibility and Problem Solving 

Strategy 5: Model and Encourage Emotional Control 

Strategy 6: Support Teamwork 

This workshop is offered at no-cost to participants.