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But when I calculated the ratio of technical skills, IQ, and emotional intelligence as ingredients of excellent performance, emotional intelligence proved to be twice as important as the others for jobs at all levels.

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EQ beats out IQ and Tech Skills for explaining performance by a 2-to-1 ratio