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High Emotional Intelligence Dramatically Improves Decision-Making — PsyBlog

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High emotional intelligence is about knowing which emotions are relevant.

Good advice:

Crucially, great decision-making is not about eliminating all emotions: they are a vital source of information.

Those with high levels of emotional intelligence are more likely to ignore those emotions that have nothing to do with their decision.

For those who find it problematic making sense of their emotions, the easiest solution is simply stated (although not always easy to execute): wait until later.

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