>On Thu, Feb 08, 2001 at 02:23:09PM -0500, Andreas Johansson wrote: > > >You're not alone. I'm pretty low on EG too > > > > Sigh. Meant EQ (= Emotional Quotient = "emotianal intelligence"), of >course. >[snip] > >Hmm... I'm not so sure that EQ is the same thing as social skills. I'm >quite an emotional person, but my social skills still suck. :-P > > >T We-ell, all definitions on EQ that I've heard focus on abilities like understand your and other peoples feelings and acting from this understanding. A high EQ certainly do not necessarily imply an "emotional" personality type (on the contrary, a person who reg'larly goes hysterical/ecstatic/hyperaggressive presumeably have bad control and understanding of his/her feelings and thus a low EQ). Andreas _________________________________________________________________________ Get Your Private, Free E-mail from MSN Hotmail at http://www.hotmail.com.