TITLE

The Hard Case for Soft Skills

AUTHOR(S)
Caudron, Shari
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Workforce;Jul99, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the importance of investing in soft-skills development of employees. Information on the concept of emotional intelligence; Why emotions matter at work; How to develop emotional intelligence at work.
ACCESSION #
2035497

 

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