What's Better for Business: Having High EQ or IQ?

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Who do you hire? The smartest person in the room or the one with the highest EQ? The best people to launch businesses with or hire are people with high EQ's - emotional quotas. These are people who get along with other people and do well with other people. They are good at creating teams and being part of teams. If you can have a mixture of high IQ and high EQ teams, like Google, Facebook, and Microsoft, - you can form a great business!

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