5 Key Aspects in Developing Emotionally Intelligent Leaders in Higher Education

June 20, 2019 | 3:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m. EST / 1:00 p.m - 2:00 p.m. MST

Gain insights into effective leadership in higher education through the lens of emotional intelligence theory.

1-Hour Webinar Format

Our 1 hour webinar format includes 45 minutes of content and 15 minutes of discussion and Q & A. This format is more affordable and just the right amount of learning time for busy professionals.


Who Should Attend?

  • Career coaches and career counselors

  • Success coaches

  • Human resources directors and trainers

  • Educators and academic coaches

  • Directors and coordinators of student success and retention programs

  • Peer mentor, counselor and student leader trainers


Research shows that the successful leadership correlates strongly with high Emotional Intelligence (EI). While some aspects of and individual's EI may be inherent, many areas of are coachable and developing critical areas of emotional intelligence leads to stronger leadership capabilities.

Leveraging results from leaders’ EQ-i 2.0 ® Leadership Reports, participants of this session will explore the role of emotional intelligence in effective leadership while gaining the tools to facilitate a leadership session.You will leave with a better understanding of your areas of strength and develop an action plan to increase the effectiveness of your leadership as you walk through the facilitation guide. The trainer will incorporate both group activities and individual reflective exercises in this engaging full-day learning experience.

This 1-hour webinar provides you with new leadership insights based on the EQ-i 2.0 emotional intelligence model for leaders. Participants also receive tools to develop an action plan for improving your leadership. Participants can also opt to take the EQi 2.0 Professional or Leadership assessment and debrief with a coach.

Why Emotional Intelligence Training = Successful Leadership

Bring Your Team and Save

When you register three or more colleagues, save 10% on registration

Registration (If in-person, includes materials and lunch, if online, includes materials and video connection)

Early Bird Registration (By March 8th): $495

Late Registration (After March 8th): $649

Workshop Objectives

  • Create understanding of emotional intelligence using the EQ-i 2.0 model as a platform

  • Enable participants to identify specific areas in their own EQ-i 2.0 Leadership Reports they could improve upon

  • Build an action plan to work on areas to develop further and leverage strengths

Workshop Take-Aways

Upon completion of this session, participants will:

  • Increase participants' understanding of emotional intelligence and its role in effective leadership

  • Explore key areas of leadership in relation to emotional intelligence

  • Create understanding of emotional intelligence using the EQ-i 2.0 model as a platform

  • Enable participants to identify specific areas in their own EQ-i 2.0 Leadership Reports they could improve upon

  • Identify and understand how aspects of emotional intelligence lead to derailing behaviors

  • Build an action plan to leverage strengths, and identify areas that could benefit from further develop

Tools You Receive for Facilitating a Day-Long Leadership Session

  • Experience with leadership development group and reflection activities you can use in your own day-long leadership session

  • Leadership session facilitation slides

  • Facilitation Guide for day-long leadership session

Pre-Conference Preparation (approximately one day at your own pace)


Denver, CO

Our conference is in beautiful Denver. Extend your trip and visit the beautiful Rocky Mountains. Plan an evening in the city. Downtown Denver is filled with restaurants, cultural events and a fun nightlife. Our Denver Tech Center hotel is in walking distance of wonderful restaurants, parks, spas and the light rail to downtown.

Conference Location

Koelbel Conference Room*

5955 S Holly St, Centennial, CO 80121

Recommended Hotel

Hyatt Place Denver Tech Center
8300 E. Crescent Pkwy, Denver, CO 80111
(303) 804-0700

Sheraton Denver Tech Center

7007 S Clinton St, Greenwood Village, CO 80112

(303) 799-6200


Carrie Arnold, PhD., Associate Director, Gateway Program Seminar, University of Colorado Colorado Springs

Carrie currently oversees the first-year experience seminar program at UCCS. She is an experienced leader and leadership trainer in both higher education and non-profit/for-profit organizations. She is Past President of the Colorado Springs World Affairs Council and recently termed off the National Council of Alpha Lambda Delta, a national honor society for first-year students. She also advises her university's chapter.

A certified training partner for Multi-Health Systems, Inc., Carrie trains and certifies individuals in the EQ-i 2.0/360 assessments and consults with local organizations to build curriculum for their leadership and training endeavors. She received her Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, Research and Policy from University of Colorado Colorado Springs. Her research is in Emotional Intelligence and its impact on student retention and success.

Cancellation Policies

  • Eduology Limited will issue a full refund if a registered attendee sends a cancellation request by email to lisa@eduology.org by March 15th, 2019.

  • We cannot issue refunds after March 15th, 2019 due to costs associated with conference room rentals and catering.

  • If we have less than 2 attendees registered by March 15th, Eduology Limited reserves the right to cancel the event and will issue a full refund to registered attendees.

  • If we have 5 or less attendees registered by March 15th, the conference will be held virtually via live online connection. We will notify you by that date if that is the case.

  • * Granting of permission by the Arapahoe Library District to use library facilities does not constitute endorsement by the Library District staff or Board of Trustees.