Knowing what emotional intelligence is and knowing how to use it to improve your life are two very different things. Emotional Intelligence 2.0 is a step-by-step program for increasing your emotional intelligence using the four core EQ skills—self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, and relationship management—to exceed your goals and achieve your fullest potential.
In this audiobook, Drs. Bradberry and Greaves offer a revolutionary program to help people identify their EQ skills, build these skills into strengths and enjoy consistent performance in the pursuit of important life objectives. This audiobook contains proven strategies from a decade-long effort to accurately measure and increase emotional intelligence.
This audiobook will also give you access to the new, enhanced online edition of the world’s bestselling emotional intelligence test, the Emotional Intelligence Appraisal®. The test will show you where your EQ stands today and what you can do to begin maximizing it immediately. The new test will:
With 90% of top performers high in EQ and EQ twice as important as IQ in getting where you want to go in life, who can afford to ignore it?
Please note: Listeners who purchase this title at Audible are emailed a unique ID that provides access to accompanying online material: TalentSmart’s best-selling emotional intelligence test, the Emotional Intelligence Appraisal®, which will show you where your EQ stands today and what you can do to begin maximizing it immediately.
Disclaimer: Your purchase of this audiobook includes one complimentary passcode to access TalentSmart’s emotional intelligence test, the Emotional Intelligence Appraisal®. If you purchased an edition of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 from Audible.com, your unique code is distributed by Audible.com and has been sent to the email address you registered with Audible.com. If you purchased your download from any other certified audiobook or ebook provider, please email your purchase receipt to firstname.lastname@example.org to receive your access code. If you are listening to or reading this program on loan or cannot provide proof of purchase, then access to the emotional intelligence test must be made upon separate terms with TalentSmart.
Please note: When you purchase this title, you will be emailed a unique ID that provides access to accompanying online material.
©2009 Travis Bradberry and Jean Greaves (P)2010 Brilliance Audio, Inc.
This wonderful book shines a light on the fact that intelligence, that is "book smarts," is just one component of what contributes to a person's overall success in life. Pursuing qualities such as self-esteem or persistence will make you more effective in your work, as well as bring more joy into your life. He gives you sound examples of how to cultivate areas in your own life, so you are not just reading about how it "should" be.
That said, the narrator starts off well reading this book. He is engaging and fairly easy to listen to. However, at the points when he needs to share the quotes of a variety of people, he uses a strange and almost comical variety of voices and it does not work well. I became so annoyed with this over-acting, that eventually, I had to skip through it. It is truly awful.
I had read the book, and just wanted to reiterate the information more clearly in my mind as I drove. Reading the book is worth the effort!
It is after you buy the book that you realize that you need access to the online assesment tool. It's been a week and no code has been provided so far. I've just called Customer Service to see if I will receive the promised access.Unless you get tested through the online tool, the audiobook is useless.
I’ve seen this book many times in various books stores, yet I had no interest in it. Then one day I was lead to it and bought it. I found the information quite useful at this point (2014) in my life. I’m going through a period of looking at how I’ve been conducting myself and the direction my life has been going. I found the techniques here and on the website after taking the EQ test very useful in my growth. I found ways to stop sniping at people and ways to work through issues with people. I’m finding the book very useful and condensed many other books I’ve read into one easy reference material. I have this in paper form as well as digital and I hand it out to people to read now. I recommend it to anyone looking to change or enhance their relationship skills.
No, I don't believe others would be this shortsided
The interviews with individuals was not helpful. The worst part was the male reader speaking in a feminine voice. This is not a child's story book and it only took away from the content.
No. Very weird choice to mimic gender-specific voices in the book. I would understand if this was fiction, but this was very distracting. It was like Foghorn Leghorn was reading the book to me...
It is such a turn off to listen to the male narrator fake a female voice when quoting a woman who has responded to a personality profile question regarding a coworker. If he's quoting a male coworker, he takes on a cowboy drawl and lowers his voice an octave. It's really bizarre.
I needed a Talent Smart Passcode to access a test for class. I was expecting one to come with the audio version of the book because it is included in the traditional hard copy.
Probably the best title, of many, that I have read on EQ. A sound but simple model of EQ. Backed by solid research and loaded with actionable skills to balance and build EQ. If I could have only one companion for navigating EQ for life, this is it.
Great stuff but, as others have said, this is not a work of fiction. The narrator should not try to do voices as if it was one. I had to skip through the first part because it was too irritating. Once I got past the bad character performances the content was great and the narrator was also good.
No Code Supplied
When I realised you need a code to take a online survey as part of the course and Audible didn't email it to me. I have been contacting them for weeks via email, online chat and phone and still no code. Shame.
Yes, I found it fine
No, you need to break off to do the online test and get a score if you have the
Looking at the other reviews the code not being supplied is a common problem
"Really interesting audiobook"
I haven't read the print version, so I cannot comment
I liked that it came with the online content, and the straight forward advice to increasing your Emotional Intelligence
Tom has very expressive vocalism that keeps me interested, whereas factual books, I tend to monotone when I'm reading
It has made me stop and think a few times, but the content is not particularly emotionally charged
An excellent addition to any library
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