The role of emotional intelligence in leadership seems to be pretty well accepted in organizations throughout the world. Most of the focus now is on how you develop these skills in current as well as aspiring leaders. In this session, Steven J. Stein will focus on the core skills of emotional intelligence - perceiving, managing and using emotions to improve performance. Examples will be provided from the Emotional Intelligence Skills Assessment (EISA) that can be part of an emotion skills development program. A combination of didactic skills training and personal coaching can significantly enhance the emotional skills that lead to success at work. Attendees will take with them concrete steps to emotional intelligence training.