MGT5650.E1 Contemporary Management Issues

Dr. Carol A. McGuffin



Self-Assessment exercises can be used as an opportunity to evaluate your own management and communication skills. The point of these exercises is to challenge you to think about how you can improve these skills.

Please take the Emotional Intelligence Quiz at the end of your assigned book:  Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry & Jean Greaves.

You will need the code at the end of your book to take this test.  You do not need to purchase anything online, your results will be emailed to you after you complete the assessment.  After receiving your results,  please save as a pdf to include with your assignment and report the following:

Write a summary, covering the following points:

· Do you think the assessment is correct?

· How does your Emotional Intelligence affect your management skills? 

· Please provide an example from your personal life (or work experience) where increased Emotional Intelligence would have enhanced communication.

· What have you learned from this assignment?

· REQUIRED:  Attach a pdf of your results.

The assignment will be 3-7 pages in length (not including your results print-out).

REQUIRED:  Please attach a pdf of your results.


All assignments must be typed and reflective of graduate work. APA is required.

1. This is an individual assignment and as such, you must not give help or receive help from another student or individual.

2. This assignment must be submitted to the Moodle Platform and is generally 3-7 pages in length.

3. Each time you turn in your assignment, please include the following information.

1. Assignment number and title.

2. Student’s name.

3. Course:  MGT5650.E1