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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, FHEA).

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.

Event info

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Friday 11 December

10am to 1.30pm

Loughview Suite

Dr Jill Hendron