Why EQ Courses Don’t Raise EQ And What You Can Do About It

EQ courses do not raise EQ.

They do however raise awareness of EQ.

Chances are that when you send an employee to an EQ or personal development workshop, they come back and rave about how amazing it was, and all the realisations they had about themselves! And you think — great, that EQ course is really effective at raising EQ.

Now fast forward six months. Are they demonstrating greater self-regulation? Greater social regulation? A change in demeanour?