March 23, 2005

Excerpts: A Whole New Mind: Empathy Portfolio

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 4:53 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

Test Yourself.

Empathy Quotient--Measure your EQ with Simon Baron-Cohen's sixty question instrument, which will determine whether you have a "female brain". If you want to check your "male brain" bona fides, also take that measures your Systemizing Quotient, or SQ.

Emotional Intelligence Quotient--When you're done testing your EQ, test your "E-IQ" with this ten question survey prepared by Daniel Goleman for the Utne Reader magazine. [It looks the survey has been taken down at the author's request. See
this page].

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.