Why is Emotional Intelligence one of the most underrated skills for scaling your business?
On Catapult Your Business, we help catapult business owners one question at a time. In this episode, Jeff Armstrong, the Director of Partnerships, joins Casey Clark to explore the often overlooked but critical skill of emotional intelligence for scaling a business. Jeff shares his journey of discovering emotional intelligence as a necessity in his entrepreneurial career, emphasizing its impact on his well-being.
Together, they delve into the dual nature of emotional intelligence, covering both interpersonal and intrapersonal relationships. Jeff highlights the importance of awareness and agility in managing emotions, not only for business owners but also for the entire team.
The episode covers the role of leaders as the “big pendulum” influencing their teams and how emotions can be categorized as either renewing or depleting. Casey shares his own strategy of staying positive by celebrating progress and emphasizing the tangible impact of emotional intelligence on business culture.
Tune in to learn how to take control of your inner lives, assign meaning to your experiences, and manage your emotions as a powerful lever for personal and business growth.