Emotional intelligence (EI) is briefly defined as the ability to identify, assess, and control the emotions of oneself, of others, and of groups. The term was first introduced in 1985 by Wayne Payne in his doctoral dissertation entitled “A Study of Emotion: Developing Emotional Intelligence”.
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Over the last 55 years in the U.S. and U.K., several studies have been conducted that show a direct relationship between childhood intelligence and adult alcohol consumption. Controlling for a huge plethora of factors, the study reveals that it is intelligence itself that influences alcohol consumption, not all the things that accompany intelligence.
Intelligence, from a scientific perspective, is a broad and deep comprehension of our surroundings – “catching on,” “making sense” of things, or “figuring out” what to do. Check out the infographic below presented by BestCollegeReviews to learn more about the science of smart.