Emotional Intelligence (EQ) – The Myths & the Mastery

Emotional Intelligence (EQ) – The Myths & the Mastery


The research is crystal clear - regardless of the type of work, EQ is the cornerstone of superior performance.? When star performers were analyzed the one consistent common denominator was, that they had healthy EQ!? 
The purpose of this course is to demystify EQ, help people assess their current level of EQ, and most importantly provide proven and practical strategies on how to develop one's EQ. 

This workshop is designed for all employees and has proven to be an exceptionally powerful and practical learning experience that will benefit participants in both their professional and personal lives: 

  • Build better relationships 

  • Learn to stay calm and deal with stress more effectively

  • Deal with difficult people and negative energy

  • Achieve greater happiness


Content Overview

  • What EQ really means in practical, everyday, real-world terms

  • Why EQ is a far more important success factor than IQ?

  • The EQ - Happiness Connection

  • How to identify your current level of EQ

  • The predictable attitudes and behaviors of low EQ people?

  • Four sure-fire strategies on how to develop truly healthy EQ

  • How to deal with unreasonable people with low EQ?

  • How to achieve the delicate balance of intellect and emotion and make “common sense decisions

  • How EQ impacts your ability to build and sustain productive relationships

  • How to assert yourself to ensure you get your needs met without appearing like a bully

  • How to stay positive around negative people 


Delivery Method: Virtual Session – Zoom Meeting 

Course Fee Includes: Access to the course, course materials, and a digital certificate upon completion.  


This course is delivered in partnership with local and provincial construction associations across Canada. You may be participating with a group of industry peers from multiple regions.

Sharing a single registration between two or more individuals is not permitted. Please register each person that will be in attendance.


There are no prerequisites for this course.  Please be aware that this course shares some common course material with the Site Surveying 101 session.  Participants taking both sessions may find the course material slightly repetitive.

Who Should Attend

Anyone who is seeking to achieve better results dealing with people. Anyone who is just looking to get his or her needs met more consistently. 

What Previous Participants Have Said

“Greg was amazing and very knowledgeable. Tons of life experience and human interactions to make what he’s teaching relatable.” 

“Love it! Super valuable content!” 

Technical Requirements

  1. Computer or laptop

    • This course will involve on-screen interaction with your instructor and classmates, reading/viewing on-screen content (slides or videos), and interacting via typing with questions or responses. For this reason, cell phones may not be adequate. 

    • Windows 10 or Mac iOS. 

  1. Webcam (Mandatory)– in order to engage and collaborate, participants will be expected to have their webcams on for the duration of the class

  2. Microphone (Mandatory)

  3. Internet connection- For best results, you will want to ensure you have an internet connection with an upload/download speed of 3-5 Mbps. You can test your internet speed here. The minimum recommended speed is 1.5 Mbps, but anything below 3 Mbps may result in loss of quality or buffering. Ideally hardwired connection versus wireless for stability - connect your computer directly to your router using an ethernet cable, rather than using your home wi-fi.

  4. A quiet space with minimal distractions –The microphone will be engaged for interactive sessions. Please plan to be fully engaged in the class and clear your work schedule just as you would for the in-class program.

  5. Comfortable chair