391: Getting Better at Empathy, with Daniel Goleman
Published January 21, 2019
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    Daniel Goleman: Emotional Intelligence
    In 1995, Daniel Goleman published the blockbuster bestselling book Emotional Intelligence*, a book that now has more than 5 million copies in print worldwide in 40 different languages. He’s the author of a series of primers for the competencies of emotional and social intelligence, titled Building Blocks of Emotional Intelligence* and he’s the founder of the Emotional Intelligence Coaching Certification.
    Key Points
    The three types of empathy:

    Cognitive empathy - you can sense what people are thinking
    Emotional empathy - you can pick up on other people’s emotions
    Empathic concern - people can tell you care about them

    Resources Mentioned

    Emotional Intelligence* by Daniel Goleman
    Building Blocks of Emotional Intelligence* by Daniel Goleman et al.
    A Force for Good* by Daniel Goleman and the Dalai Lama
    Emotional and Social Competence Inventory
    Emotional Intelligence Coaching Certification

    Book Notes
    Download my highlights from the Empathy primer in PDF format (free membership required).
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