emotional intelligence (redirected from Emotional Quotient)
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n.The capabilities, competencies, and skills that influence one’s ability to succeed in coping with environmental demands and pressures that direct affect a person’s overall psychological well-being; a type of social intelligence that involves the ability to monitor one's own and others' emotions, to discriminate among them, and to use the information to guide thoughts and actions
Intelligence regarding the emotions, especially in the ability to monitor one's own or others' emotions.
emotional intelligence ability to effectively manage one's emotional life and to read and respond appropriately to other people's emotions.