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Harnessing Emotional Intelligence for Leadership Success
April 16 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm$495
Explore how Emotional Intelligence is found in the workplace and how to improve your EQ as a leader. Participants will learn about the concepts and components of EQ. Our session will cover many areas of EQ and team dynamics such as the importance of strengthening emotional bonds between team members to yield positive organizational results. We will investigate how our approach to leadership influences how we are perceived and ultimately our overall effectiveness as leaders.
Throughout this workshop, participants will explore Emotional Intelligence by:
- Discussing the primary components and concepts of EQ
- Recognizing how high level EQ impacts the workplace
- Using EQ strategies to build positive relationships
Who Should Attend
This session is appropriate for all individuals wanting to develop an ability to effectively lead in personal and professional environments with an informed understanding of Emotional Intelligence.
About the Instructor
Todd Long is founder and president of Leadership Innovations. Over the past 25 years, Todd has dedicated his work to improving individual leadership performance, team effectiveness, and improved organizational outcomes. He has worked with tens of thousands of people across the world from organizations that include large global companies, small businesses, nonprofits, and educational institutions. Todd has a master’s degree in speech communication focusing on organizational development. He believes in experiential interactive learning that challenges people to think deeper and discover application.
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Time, Location, Parking
All seminars are held in Bloch Executive Hall. Our address is 5108 Cherry Street, Kansas City, MO 64110. You will be mailed a parking pass for the day of your seminar a week prior to the session. Parking instructions will be included in the mailing.
Two weeks before the session, you will receive an email with details including any pre-work assignments (such as short readings or videos that instructors may ask you to complete prior to the session).
Light breakfast and coffee will be available at the beginning of the event and lunch will be provided.
Photo & Video Policy
By attending the event, you are giving the Bloch School of Management permission to use any photos, videos, or images captured on site for future promotional purposes.
Cancellation & Transfer Policy
Seminar participants (or their organizational representative) should call or email Bloch Executive in order to change or cancel registrations. Cancellations made prior to 7 days from the seminar date are eligible for credit towards a future seminar, but are ineligible for refund. Credit for future seminar is valid through the following seminar year. Seminar registrations may be transferred from individual to another up to 7 days before any elected seminar. Cancellations made within 7 days from the seminar date are non-transferable and non-refundable. Bloch Executive Education reserves the right to make changes to the cancellation policy and transfer policy. The current policies will be posted on our website and will be observed regardless of previous policies or standards. “No-shows” are non-refundable and non-transferable.
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