EQ Part 4 Social-Awareness

Bar Talk: The EQ Series, Week 4 (Social Awareness)

Est. Read Time: 4 mins

Social awareness can be improved by becoming an active observer, columnist Eric Bartosz writes. To work on improving yours, begin by thinking about one of your recent conversations and try to be as objective as possible in determining how focused you were on what the person was saying.

EQ Part 1 Introduction

Bar Talk: The EQ Series, Week 1 (Introduction to EQ)

Est. Read Time: 4 mins

In this special six-part series of Bar Talk, Eric shares some of the main components of and approaches to emotional intelligence or EQ; approaches you can easily adapt in order to take your professional life to the next level and improve your personal relationships with others.

BAR40 Life Report Card

Why You Should Have an ‘Adult Report Card:’ Bar Talk With Eric Bartosz

Est. Read Time: 5 mins

Instead of the report cards of our youth listing all of the subjects we have in school, an adult report card can include our top four or five priority areas. For example, perhaps your career is at an all-time successful high (A+), but your eating habits have taken a big hit working late hours and relying on drive-thru windows twice a day as your primary meal source. (Diet: D-)