Helping Solo Professionals Develop and Grow Their Businesses and Effectively Serve Their Clients
The Value and Importance of Emotional Intelligence
Emotional intelligence (EI) is the foundation for effective communication, collaboration and strong enduring relationships with your clients.
The ability to understand and control one’s own emotions, and to understand other people’s emotions, enables for improvements in how we interact with our clients. EI is about interpersonal savvy. It is about relating well to all types of individuals, establishing relationships and building rapport to achieve goals, and using diplomacy and tact to ensure a mutually respective and productive working relationship.
In this interactive session, Gina Abudi will share the four key areas of emotional intelligence. Learning goals in this session include:
About Our Speaker:
Gina Abudi, MBA has 25+ years’ of experience providing management consulting services and training/educational programs for mid- to large global organizations and for non-profit organizations. She is President of Abudi Consulting Group, LLC., a woman-owned small business, which was founded in 2006. As lead facilitator, consultant, and change leader, Gina has led a number of projects, including 360 assessments, change management initiatives, facilitation of team meetings and executive strategy sessions, and development of mentoring and onboarding programs.
Gina has created and owns the IP to over 60 workshops focused on critical skills development, management, and leadership training. She works closely with a variety of clients to develop and deliver customized workshops, seminars, and training programs to meet long-term strategic development and training needs.
Gina is an adjunct faculty member at Granite State College, Clark University, and Tufts University teaching in MBA and Master’s programs. Additionally, she partners with the University of New Hampshire and New England College facilitating training sessions for their corporate clients.
She is lead author of Best Practices for Managing BPI Projects: Six Steps to Success (J Ross Publishing, 2015) and author of Implementing Positive Organizational Change: A Strategic Project Management Approach J Ross Publishing, 2017.)
Gina received her MBA from Simmons Graduate School of Management.
Come to our lunch meetup on Friday, February 14th to network with consultants and solo professionals in the greater Boston area. We'll be at Rebecca's Cafe, 800 District Ave, Burlington, MA from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
You can share ideas with our group of new and experienced consultants, or just enjoy lunch with other solo business owners. Purchase your lunch or snack and join the group.
We've picked 1:00 p.m. on a Friday as our start time to avoid the crush and let people take as much time as they feel they can afford . . . and maybe start a new conversation they can pick up later!
There's no registration fee and you don't have to be an SPC member to attend.
Please register on Meetup. We hope you can join us!
Come to our lunch meetup on Friday, March 13th to network with consultants and solo professionals in the greater Boston area. We'll be at Rebecca's Cafe, 800 District Ave, Burlington, MA from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.