How do you become the person people want to follow and not the person imposing your authority? Opportunities to lead present themselves all the time during Agile development. Emotional intelligence can impact the performance of a team; our emotions are contagious and make all the difference between success and failure.
Let’s take a look at emotional intelligence in an Agile setting and the impact it can have on our success. We will explore the model introduced by Daniel Goleman to understand what it takes to have emotional intelligence and how we can grow ours.