Emotional Intelligence: Why it Can Matter More Than IQ by Daniel Goleman, 1995.
The author makes a convincing case for emotional intelligence being the strongest indicator of
human success. He defines emotional intelligence in terms of self-awareness, altruism, personal
motivation, empathy, and the ability to love and be loved by friends, partners, and family members. People who possess high emotional intelligence are the people who truly succeed in work as well as play, building flourishing careers and lasting, meaningful relationships.