Emotional Intelligence

Creativity and EQ (EI010)

Many of us might think we were born with or without creative talents. However, creativity is a skill, and all of us can learn to be more inventive. There's another skill we can learn that will help improve creativity even more: emotional intelligence, or EQ.

This is the ability to recognize and manage our own emotions, while demonstrating deeper empathy towards others. To really harness and use creativity, it's helpful to understand emotions, both positive and negative, and put yourself in other people's shoes. It leads to greater trust, collaboration, and confidence in generating and delivering new ideas and solutions.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

• Explain why EQ has a positive effect on creativity and innovation
• Describe how EQ enhances creative thinking within groups and teams
• Identify ways to improve your EQ to boost creativity

Why take this course?

The understanding and regulation of emotions positively impacts your ability to be creative and innovative at work. This course, suitable for leaders and employees, will help you understand why and give you advice on how to improve your EQ.

10 mins | SCORM | Development Plan

  • Creativity and EQ
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: 3 years