DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2016.03
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Abstract: The current models of emotional intelligence have limited practical appeal for business people. Salovey and Mayer's Emotional Blueprint Model was rejected by 16 of the 43 reviewers on Amazon as utter rubbish and superficial. Paul Ekman's microexpressions are real but only accurately seen and interpreted by trained experts using slow-motion filming. Daniel Goleman and his colleagues' 18 element Competency Model is far too many for practical use and uses self-report tests that are notoriously unreliable and gene…

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