IQ, EQ and AQ
We've known for years the value in super intelligent people. IQ. Critical thinking. Cognitive thinking. Knowledge base. When applied appropriately–powerful.
Then, along came EQ. Self-awareness. Self-regulation. Motivation. Empathy. Recent studies have shown leaders with high EQ outperform those with low EQ. Simple.
Now, AQ which stands for "adversity quotient." A/K/A resilience. Show me someone that excels in AQ and you probably have a winner. According to Inc., "your resilience is the key common denominator in terms of growth and successful outcomes."
You can take a deep dive here.
"People absorb eloquent action" (HT to Langone). Take it.