IQ Versus EQ

Which is the winner?

It is perhaps safer to say that, when IQs are close, EQ can be the deciding factor.

Can EQ be learned? We’ll save that question for the next issue.

¹ Tymson, Candy. IQ vs. EQ. Article at

² Goleman, Daniel. Working with Emotional Intelligence, 1998, Bantam Books.

Stephen Howe is employed as a field trainer by United Rentals, the world’s largest equipment rental company, with approximately 600 locations in North America and an a rental fleet worth more than $3.5 billion. He is a past president of the Automotive Training Managers Council - a global non-profit organization dedicated to sharing best practices and recognizing outstanding training in the automotive and heavy vehicle industries.

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