The awareness that EQ is an important job skill, in some cases even surpassing technical ability, has been growing in recent years. Harvey Deutschendorf gives us seven of the top reasons why highly EQ candidates are so valuable.
This research and skills list was compiled by The World Economic Forum. EQ has been placed 6th. It’s interesting that EQ along with Cognitive Flexibility are the only 2 new skills that have made it to the Top 10 list for 2020.