David Cory (Canada)
Staying Emotionally Intelligent Before, During and After a Global Pandemic
We now have over 3 decades of research on Emotional Intelligence EI and understand so much more about how emotions affect our everyday lives. The World Economic Forum has listed EI as a top employment skill and yet, the concept of EI or EQ remains poorly understood by many. What exactly is EI/EQ and how can understanding it help us before, during and after moments of crisis? How can we leverage what we know for our mental health and to increase team, leadership and organizational effectiveness? Join David Cory, executive coach and leadership development specialist, as he shares with you what you need to know both for yourself and how to best support others by paying attention to and improving your emotional intelligence.
David Cory is a leadership development coach, trainer, and consultant known for his expertise in applying the concept of emotional intelligence to individual and organizational performance improvement. David founded one of the first companies in North America to focus on the development of leadership based on emotional intelligence in 1998. In the course of his work, David has spoken at conferences in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, the Middle East, Europe, and all over North America. David’s company completed the design of a leadership course based on emotional intelligence for the citizens of the Republic of Botswana and trained 36 trainers to deliver the course throughout the country – a first in the world.