Ego vs. EQ

People & leadership


Ego vs. EQ

Speaker: Jennifer Shirkani, MA

  • Format


  • Duration

    50 min

Set aside your ego and take back the Emotional Intelligence (EQ) that keeps you connected to your workforce and grounded in the day-to-day realities of your business.

Learning outcomes

  • Learn the risk of falling into “ego traps”
  • How to recognise one’s own impulses and moods (self-awareness)
  • How to read situations accurately (empathy)
  • How to respond appropriately depending on the situation (self-control)

£35.00 (CIMA members only)


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Product information


Somewhere along the line, ego takes over and business owners and senior executives lose the emotional intelligence (EQ) that keeps them connected to their workforce and grounded in the day-to-day realities of their business.

As the risk of falling into “ego traps” increases, so does your business risk. Learn how developing your EQ, and setting aside your ego, can lead to greater business success.

Topics discussed:

  • Emotional Intelligence (EQ)
  • Risk of falling into “ego traps”
  • Self-awareness
  • Empathy
  • Self-control

Who should take this course?

  • CGMAs and other accounting and finance professionals

Professional development

All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Duration:50 min
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£35.00 (CIMA members only)


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  • Jennifer Shirkani, MA

    CEO | Penumbra Group Jen Shirkani is a leading expert on emotional intelligence and a featured speaker at national and global conferences. She is the author of Ego vs EQ and Choose Resilience, both provide tools on leveraging the power of emotional intelligence.


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