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Definition: Interpersonal-Social Intelligence manifests as the ability to work well with other people, to understand and 'get' them, to be aware of their motivations, their goals, their stated and unstated intentions. It's about being a 'people person' able to empathize with others.  

Usually found in: counselors, politicians, sales people, teachers, managers, religious leaders, public relations, team leaders.

Famous examples: Larry King, Oprah Winfrey, Princess Diana,

Interpersonal-Social Intelligence traits:

Exercises to strengthen Interpersonal-Social intelligence:


Wily Walnut - FREE articles to unleash your Bodily-Kinesthetic intelligence and every facet of your genius!

Developing Interpersonal Skills
An introduction to developing interpersonal intelligence skills in the workplace.

Theory of Multiple Intelligences
Good wikipedia overview of the various intelligences outlined by Dr Howard Gardener.

Daniel Goleman
The website of the author of Emotional Intelligence and Social Intelligence.

Daniel Goleman TED talk: Why aren't we all Good Samaritans? Below:

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