This webinar is targeted to early career professionals (especially students) who would like to better understand emotional intelligence and to discuss application in a variety of natural resource career settings.
PRESENTER: Kelly Martin, Fire Management Officer (ret.) Yosemite National Park
PRESENTATION: Emotional Intelligence for Early Career Natural Resource Management Professionals – Why Emotional Intelligence is Important and Why You Should Care
20 minutes presentation (this portion will be recorded)
20 minutes- 5 to 6 people per breakout room (may be more or less depending on how many people sign up: these discussion will not be recorded)
20: Return to large group to discuss key points; takeaways to put into practice at home unit.
OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of this unit, the participants will be able to:
1. Understand why Emotional Intelligence is important for their success in their daily lives and when enter the professional workforce
2. Understand why early career Natural Resource Managers should care about EQ in the work environment
3. Share thoughts and ideas with each other in small groups on how Emotional Intelligence can be used when in a “Leadership” or “Followership” job position.
4. Identify and share key points to put into practice over the next 6 to 12 months.