Social Intelligence

Social Intelligence is more than people skills. It is the ability to get along well with others and the ability to have them cooperate with you.


Toxic vs. Nourishing

Karl Albrecht introduced the terms toxic and nourishing to show the contrast between the two types of behavior.

People with high social intelligence, those with nourishing behaviors, become magnetic to other people.

People with low social intelligence, those with toxic behaviors, become anti-magnetic and repel people.

Are you Socially Intelligent?

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Last updated 2/22/09