Minot, ND 58701
Terry Ferebee Eckmann, PhD, completed her doctorate in educational leadership in April 2004. Terry is an assistant professor at Minot State University and co-owner of Fitness First in Minot, North Dakota. She writes and presents internationally on numerous topics related to health and fitness. Terry received the North Dakota State Picture of Health Award in 2004, the Club Industry Distinguished Business Woman’s Award for Industry Enhancement in 1997 and the IDEA Make Fitness Happen Award in 1996.
Author's Note: I would like to extend a special thanks to those IDEA award winners and members who participated in this study. You have helped to increase the growing body of research supporting the case that EI can make a difference in the world of work. Developing the emotional competencies of self-awareness, self-management, social awareness and relationship management can make a difference.