How Self Aware Are You?

The article linked to this post discusses a recent study of 4,500 people by the Hay Group which showed that only 19% of women and 4% of men were self-aware.

In another study it showed that the more you advance in your career the less self-awareness you tend to have. Could it be that you start believing your own press, or is it just that you simply don’t have the time to reflect? Either way self-awareness is the essential, yet often invisible, piece to the puzzle of exemplary leadership.

The work I do with Leaders involves building emotional intelligence. The diagaram below clearly sets out the Domains and Competencies of Emotional Intelligence.

Knowing isn’t necessarily understanding. Ask your coach to dig deep with you so that you can build your emotional intelligence.

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