The Definition Of Terms: Emotional Intelligence

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Definition of Terms Emotional Intelligence Emotional intelligence is the individual ability to handle and detect the emotion that they experienced based on the information that they get, (Robbins & Judge, 2007). The person’s ability to control and manage their own emotion based on emotion in perception, managing self-relevant emotion, managing other’s emotion and utilization of emotion. Emotion perception is understanding and interpretation in own emotion and surroundings. Managing self- relevant is about how to manage and control the emotion. Managing other’s emotion which is capability to understand others emotion in surrounding. The utilization of emotion is about how they apply the positive and negative emotion in their life based on what…show more content…
The ability to manage emotion and can let their feeling distinguish by reasoning, problem solving, decision-making and interpersonal skills (Mayer & Salovey, 1997). Operational Definition: Managing self-emotion is measured by how individual is able to overcome the problem when they faced the obstacles. They know how to handle it when experience a positive emotion and seek out activities. Then, it is measured by how individual is able to control their emotions, motivate by imagining a good outcome when doing tasks and face of obstacles. Managing other’s Emotion Conceptual Definition: Other than that, managing other’s emotion is the third branch of emotional intelligence. It is defined as a capacity to analyze the emotions. It is an understanding of the emotional words of face expression or body language. The individual who can understand the emotions and feelings are able to describe differences between those feeling states. They may be a sensitive person when they alerts with feeling changes because they have the ability to understand the purpose of emotions that is related by how and why the emotions can be swing from one feeling to another feeling (Mayer & Salovey,
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