Professional Leadership Journal: Emotional Intelligence

This week’s self-assessment, located in your text (Chapter 4, p. 133), is a brief individual leadership assessment entitled “Emotional Intelligence.” Understanding one’s emotional intelligence may increase a leader’s effectiveness in interacting with others to achieve organizational goals.

For this Professional Leadership Journal, take a few minutes to work through the instrument. As a scholar-practitioner in health care administration, what may the test reveal about your emotional intelligence in terms of leadership?

The Assignment (2–3 paragraphs):

  • Explain new insights gained based on your results of the Emotional Intelligence assessment.
  • Explain how these new insights might impact your current or future role as a health care administration leader.

Citation of Self-Assessment 4-2: Emotional Intelligence (p. 135)

Nahavandi, A. (2015). The art and science of leadership (7th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson.

Support your Assignment with specific references to all resources used in its preparation. You are to provide a reference list for all resources, including those in the Learning Resources for this cour