We hear quite a lot nowadays about Emotional Intelligence, particularly in relation
to the workplace.
This workshop will provide an introduction to this fascinating
area giving you a better understanding of the subject and an insight into why
it is important to all of us
There will be a specific focus on EI in the workplace
especially as a key component of employability. It will also include some tips to
help you develop your Emotional Intelligence.Our guest speaker at the event will be Dr Lorraine Dacre Pool (PhD, CPsychol,
Lorraine is a Chartered Psychologist and Senior Lecturer at the University
of Central Lancashire.
Recognising the need for a clear, practical model of graduate
employability, she designed and published the CareerEDGE model and later developed
the Employability Development Profile, both of which are in use in many universities
nationally and internationally.
She has particular expertise in the subject of Emotional
Intelligence and the role this plays in graduate employability.She has published in
the area of EI and employability and is currently co-editing a new textbook called 'An
Introduction to Emotional Intelligence'.
Overview of the event
10:00 Welcome with tea & coffee
10.30 Emotional Intelligence & the workplace workshop
12.30 Lunch & networking
The event is free but places are limited to 30.
Jordanstown Sports Village Location
Jordanstown Sports Village is the home of sport at Ulster University, located just seven miles north of Belfast.