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peterwwillis · 2015-03-12 · Original thread
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Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ (

Sadly, that is not the case. Here is the groundbreaking work on this subject.

citizenkeys · 2013-03-20 · Original thread
Yeah, EI is a major factor. I read Daniel Goleman's book some years ago. It was definitely a worthwhile read:
dmiladinov · 2013-03-12 · Original thread
I believe he was referring to Daniel Goleman's Emotional Intelligence[1].

Edit: Though it's been a while since I read it last, I remember finding it very informative and insightful. I don't think you need to be a psychologist or neuroscience expert to read it and benefit.


c00p3r · 2010-08-18 · Original thread
I'm not a guru, but I have my own experience, which matches resent publicly accepted studies. is a good starting point.

I think everyone involved (I'm with Asperger's) should study the topic, to be able to understand (and then make a corrections to) one's own behavior, instead of believing what other people (including doctors) are saying.

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