Emotional Intelligence Is Wrong. Here's Why!
Ever since Jack Mayer and Peter Salovey introduced the idea of emotional intelligence in 1990, thousands of writers and consultants have touted its benefits. Daniel Goleman, a former NY Times science writer, popularized the idea and created a cottage industry. Since then, consultants, trainers, psychologists, and leadership development specialists (among many others) have pounded the sand hard with the importance of emotional intelligence. Despite 20 years of flogging, very l