Learning and Emotional Intelligence

We usually think about learning as an intellectual exercise.  The truth is, it is more of an emotional experience.

In this episode of BEI Live, find out why the emotional conditions for learning matter and how you can create them by building your own emotional intelligence

Join Sarah Kivel as she speaks with Matt Taylor, CEO and Founder of the Noble Story Group and Author of The Noble School Leader: The Five-Square Approach to Leading Schools with Emotional Intelligence.  

In their 20-minute BEI Live conversation, followed by a 10-minute Q&A, they will discuss:

  • How Emotional Intelligence is critical to learning
  • How to create the conditions for learning by building your own Emotional Intelligence

Please join us on June 22 at 11am EST for a half an hour BEI LIVE on Learning and EI!

Learn about the speakers

Sarah Kivel is a Leadership and Performance Coach based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) through the International Coach Federation (ICF) and a certified Goleman Emotional Intelligence Meta Coach.  Sarah is also the Author of SWEAT, Success With Empathy And Trust. She is a Lapin International Lead by Greatness® Consultant and Coach. And, Sarah is a BeyondEI faculty member and Meta Coach.

Strengthening leadership from the inside out is Sarah’s approach to developing high performers. Sarah brings her experience, knowledge, skill and enthusiasm to leaders in various industries across the globe, including, technology, finance, healthcare, sports, hospitality, and education.  As an entrepreneur, Sarah has been part of executive leadership in both the for profit and non-profit sectors.  Her prior experience includes global manufacturing, marketing, international sales and leadership through an initial public offering. 

As a lifelong athlete, Sarah founded the non-profit organization eiFOCUS® whose mission is to empower women and girls in sports with the leadership skills of Emotional Intelligence so that female athletes can thrive in sport and in life.  She is also a speaker and the host of The Focused Athlete podcast. She is also a National Academy Sports Medicine (NASM) certified personal trainer and a 500 hour yoga teacher.

Matt Taylor, CEO and Founder of the Noble Story Group; Author, The Noble School Leader: The Five-Square Approach to Leading Schools with Emotional Intelligence.

Matt is a husband, father, teacher, school leader, and executive coach.  He has coached and trained hundreds of education- and non-profit leaders over the last 15 years. Matt’s 5 Square methodology is used as an anchor leadership development tool in non-profits, schools, and executive coaching programs to support people and organizations to create the conditions for learning.

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