We all have different personalities, different wants and needs, and different ways of showing our emotions. If we can understand different personalities around us then we can have better life.
Salovey and Mayer define emotional intelligence is the ability to recognize your emotions, understand what they're telling you , try to manage the emotions and realize how your emotions affect people around you.
It also involves your perception of others. It helps to understand them. It helps to manage relationships more effectively. People with high ...view middle of the document...
People who self-regulate typically don't allow themselves to become too angry or jealous, and they don't make impulsive, careless decisions. They think before they act. Characteristics of self-regulation are thoughtfulness, comfort with change, integrity, and the ability to say no.
3. Motivation: People with a high degree of emotional intelligence are usually motivated. They're willing to defer immediate results for long-term success. They're highly productive, love a challenge, and are very effective in whatever they do.
4. Empathy: Empathy is the ability to identify with and understand the wants, needs, and viewpoints of those around you. People with empathy are good at recognizing the feelings of others, even when those feelings may not be obvious. As a result, empathetic people are usually excellent at managing relationships, listening, and relating to others. They avoid stereotyping and judging too quickly, and they live their lives in a very open, honest way.
5.Social Skills: It's usually easy to talk to and like people with good social skills,...