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INTERVIEWS / MAY. 04, 2016
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7 Interview Questions That Show You Are Emotionally Intelligent [Video]

One of the key skills employers are looking for in candidates is emotional intelligence. EI or Emotional intelligence refers to the ability to understand your own emotions as well as of those of others. Since you will come in contact and deal with people – who are either your customers or your colleagues – on a daily basis if you get a job, you need to be emotionally intelligent to pick up on their feelings and act accordingly to ensure that their needs have been met. It can also help improve your relationships with your colleagues and manage conflict effectively.

Considering that this is an in demand skill, employers are likely to ask you questions that can reveal this ability during the job interview. To help you prepare, this video from Entrepreneur presents you with the seven most important questions interviewers will ask you to test your emotional intelligence. Check out this video and prepare a good answer for each question to ensure you make a great first impression.

See Also: How Important is Emotional Intelligence to Your Career?

Do you think you are emotionally intelligent? If yes, can you give us an example that shows that? Feel free to share your responses in the comments section below…

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