3 Devastating Consequences That leaders With Low EQ Have On Their Companies.

1 Bad organisational climate. The organizational mood is described as a ‘climate’, and a leader’s emotional intelligence skills are a key ingredient in shaping the climate. A bad climate affects performance and productivity.

2. Internal culture stagnation. A culture of belief in the company, momentum, sharing, and teamwork is replaced by a toxic mix of infighting, politics and immediate self-interest. An emotional connection to the company gets lost. Leaders with a highly developed emotional intelligence will drive a culture that is conducive to the advancement of all things positive, for all the people involved and they know how to manage emotions in the process.

3. External sales stagnation. What happens in the inside of a company gets reflected and has an effect on the outside in the marketplace. That normally means customer neglect and also new sales neglect. Neglect means lower sales from both sources.  Neglect does drive customers away and the emotional dependence they had on your company is diminished. Your company is now seen as just a supplier and not a contributor to their success.

If emotional intelligence helps leaders understand and meet employee’s human needs, it will have a profound impact on productivity and individual success.

The growing base of research consistently finds a powerful relationship between
emotional intelligence and leadership effectiveness. It is not surprising, then,
that experts propose that the development of emotional intelligence may be the key to advanced leadership and social influence.

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About Marcus van Wyk - Inspire Motivate Challenge

Marcus is a leading South African and African Speaker, Teacher, Assessor, and Author, in the sciences of applied emotional intelligence for human development. Marcus is a certified emotional intelligence practitioner with Genos International. He is the founder of THE AFRICAN EQ NETWORK, a platform of ideas, training and human assessments dedicated to the advancement of emotional intelligence in Africa, for Africa, for African excellence. Marcus speaks to organizations on the African continent with experience in human development and getting ahead in a competitive environment with their greatest assets – their PEOPLE! Invite Marcus to your organization for a fascinating engagement on emotional intelligence. Call 0828554383 or email marcus@marcusvanwyk.com or contact Karin Clark at 0824680221 or karin@marcusvanwyk.com
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