The importance of developing emotional intelligence as part of an early careers induction

In this first episode of MDA Insights, Paul Hewett and Oz Hussein are joined by special guest Kasia Siwosz, an expert in the field of investment banking and emotional intelligence. The trio explores the topic of emotional intelligence (EQ) and its significance in the world of investment banking.

The hosts delve into the key to becoming a successful investment banker and how EQ plays a vital role. They explore the various skills and traits associated with high EQ, such as self-awareness, empathy, and effective communication, and how these can be honed to achieve success in the workplace.

Finally, the episode concludes with a discussion on the role of HR in developing EQ in employees. Kasia shares her thoughts on how HR professionals can design training programs that help employees build their EQ skills and achieve their career goals. She also highlights the importance of creating a supportive work environment that encourages growth and development of emotional intelligence.

As an HR or L&D professional, this episode of MDA Insights is a must-listen for you as you design training programs for your new hires. Join Paul, Oz, and Kasia as they delve into the importance of emotional intelligence (EQ) in the workplace and provide insights on how to cultivate this critical skill for success in your new hires.