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  • HAHN Rada-Florina


    (Universitatea Tehnica Cluj-Napoca, Centrul Universitar de Nord Baia Mare, De Stiinte)

  • SABOU Simona


    (Universitatea Tehnica Cluj-Napoca, Centrul Universitar de Nord Baia Mare, De Stiinte)

  • TOADER Rita-Monica


    (Universitatea Tehnica Cluj-Napoca, Centrul Universitar de Nord Baia Mare, De Stiinte)

  • RADULESCU Corina Michaela


    (Universitatea Tehnica Cluj-Napoca, Centrul Universitar de Nord Baia Mare, De Stiinte)

This article is, because of its topic of study, a part of management and includes details regarding the important role of emotional intelligence in management and leadership. The importance of this problem is related to the fact that, in Romanian management, this concept (being of a psycho-management nature), is poorly understood. Emotional intelligence is still a highly publicized concept in the West, subject to many controversies between recognized experts in various fields: organizational management, leadership, psychology, sociology. The target of the article is to highlight the fact that there are few management or recruitment consulting firms in Romania that support emotional intelligence development programs, and fewer are the organizations that realize the impact it has in running a business. Since 1995, from the first publication of Daniel Goleman\'s book, \"Emotional intelligence\", EQ has become one of the most debated concepts in U.S management. The content of the article calls for a new business climate, ensuring professional excellence. We want this to be \"a guide\" in cultivating emotional intelligence in individuals, groups and organizations, through leadership, trying to validate the scientific aspect. Because we live in a time when future projects depend increasingly more on self-control and on the art with which we know to maintain interpersonal relationships, such guidelines are necessary to prevent future challenges. The contribution of the authors brings to the forefront the debate about management, behavior management, the concept of emotional intelligence and the importance of understanding, knowing its substance, and the manner in which the management process has to be adopted in order to achieve positive results in an organization, as a system. Businessmen with a preemptive mind will encourage and support such an education in business, not only to improve the quality of management in their organization but also for the vitality of the economy. Thus, the benefits will increase, not only for a new generation of managers, but also for our families and communities, and for society as a whole.

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Article provided by University of Oradea, Faculty of Economics in its journal The Journal of the Faculty of Economics - Economic.

Volume (Year): 1 (2012)
Issue (Month): 2 (December)
Pages: 744-749

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Handle: RePEc:ora:journl:v:1:y:2012:i:2:p:744-749
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