According to the 2016 World Economic Forum report on the ten most influential skills in the fourth economic revolution of 2020, emotional intelligence occupied the sixth skill required for success, and therefore social and emotional skills can be considered one of the most important factors affecting the positivity of the different environments surrounding the individual.
Emotional intelligence is characterized by raising the ability of individuals to manage their emotions and different life skills, including thinking and problem solving. Emotional intelligence also helps individuals find the balance between all aspects of life in addition to being aware of what is going on around them.
This specialization aims to acquaint individuals with the relationship between the skills of emotional intelligence and positivity in various aspects of life, from enhancing the skills of communication, empathy and exchange of ideas to raising productivity and creativity within three main areas: the individual, the team and management.
Learn how to use Emotional Intelligence in your daily life, control your feelings and take better decisions using EI with this free course by Edraak.
This course will discuss how to activate emotional intelligence competencies in leadership.
This course will discuss the role competencies play to foster positive collaboration in different communities.
Sereen abu Maizer is a leader in the field of emotional intelligence (EQ). She first realized her strengths in this area while working in the banking sector for many years. She had a talent for diffusing conflict and improving communication which led her to training others in banking to do the same. Recognizing that managing relationships is a combination of knowledge, skills and attitude, Sereen sought further information and stepped into the world of emotional intelligence. Sereen’s path of self-discovery prompted her lifelong commitment to supporting people to succeed in their personal and professional lives. A Certified International Professional Trainer, Sereen has spent the past 11 years developing and conducting trainings for leaders in the private and non-profit sectors, as well as educational institutions across the Middle East. In 2013, Sereen was certified as an Emotional Intelligence Practitioner and in 2016, as an Emotional Intelligence Assessor, by Six Seconds, a U.S.-based, non-profit organization dedicated to the awareness of emotional intelligence. She has spoken at numerous events and conferences including at the World EQ Summits held in the U.A.E and India in 2017 and at Jordan’s 2017 Women’s Entrepreneurship Day. In 2016, Sereen co-founded Indigo, a company specializing in the social, emotional and educational development of children, and a preferred partner of Six Seconds in the Middle East. Sereen holds a BA in Business Administration and MIS and is completing a higher degree in Child Education. She lives with her husband and young twins in Amman, Jordan.