Event Date/Time: Oct 17, 2005 End Date/Time: Oct 19, 2005
Registration Date: Sep 01, 2005
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THE BarOn EQ-i®
For the first time Emotional Intelligence can be reliably measured and benchmarked. The BarOn EQ-i® is a unique psychometric tool for assessment & development of Emotional Intelligence. The BarOn EQ-i is the globally leading test for measuring EQ. The tool is based on over 20 years of research and has gone through extensive independent validation. Major governments and multinational companies have adopted the EQ-i for assessment, selection, coaching and development purposes. Users include: Singapore Civil Service, American Express, L’Oreal, IBM, GE, Canadian Civil Service and The US Armed Forces.

Participants will attain:
In depth understanding of the concept of EQ and how it can be measured and developed,
Training in psychometric testing, validity research and feedback using the BarOn EQ-i®,
Coverage of all aspects of BarOn EQ-i® for effective and responsible use,
Ability to create development and action plan aimed at improving specific EQ skills to enhance performance,
Certification to purchase and administer the BarOn EQ-i® and learn how to use it effectively in organizational development,
Introduction to the EQ-i Singapore Norms and learn how they differ from other country’s norms.

Participants will:
Take the EQ-i assessment and receive an in-depth confidential report appraisal of their individual emotional intelligence,
Receive a constructive, confidential, and candid feedback of personal and professional strengths and development needs from a BarOn EQ-i® certified professional,
Create a personal development and action plan aimed at improving specific EQ skills that will enhance performance,
Learn how to deal with problematic reports and to give constructive feedback,
Receive a group report and discuss areas of strength and areas for potential improvement,
Analyse the group report with comparisons of star profiles of CEO’s, Fighter pilots and Computer Programmers.

Professionals involved in HR, HRM, executive recruitment, organizational development, human capital development, career counselling, education, social work, health care, and psychology will benefit from EQ-i certification. Past participants in Singapore include psychologist’s form the Singapore Civil Service, The Civil Aviation Authority, Singapore Armed Forces, as well as trainers and consultants.

Leadership development, career counselling, succession management, executive coaching, training & development, selection and talent pool management, organizational consulting, human capital development, executive assessment, recruitment, clinical psychology and behavioural psychology.

Dr Margareta Sjölund is a PhD in Psychology from the University of Illinois (USA). She is a licensed Psychologist in Connecticut and a member of both the American Psychological Association and the Association of Industrial and Organizational Psychologists. Dr Sjölund helped pioneer the organizational application of Emotional Intelligence in Europe and has been featured at numerous conferences and events around the world, such as, at the University of Chicago’s GSB Panel on Leadership Derailment with McKinsey & Company and Center for Strategic Leadership and at the Global EQ symposium in Denver, USA. Dr Sjölund has extensive experience in clinical psychology & psychometric testing and has run many successful certifications programs worldwide, including last years Certification Course at the University of Chicago GSB’s Asian campus.

Kandidata is a leader in the assessment and selection industry in Scandinavia. Outside Sweden Kandidata works through a network of partners, leveraging research and experience from around the world. See www.kandidata.com for more details on Kandidata's global network.

Kandidata Asia was set up in 2001 to bring the latest assessment tools, research and Human Capital strategies to Asia. Kandidata Asia is currently working with leading organizations in developing management training programs, certification programs, assessment services as well as groundbreaking research.

Selected references:
Singapore Ministry of Defense
Singapore Civil Service
Swedish Department of Health
StarHub Telecom
Telia Sonera – Scandinavia’s largest Telco
ABB Robotics
SEB Bank

Pre-course package: BarOn EQ-i® Technical Manual (236 pgs), The EQ Edge, book by Steven J Stein, Ph.D. and Howard E. Book, MD (268 pgs), EQ-i Online assessment
3 days certification course 9am – 5pm, all course materials and articles on the latest EQ research
4 online EQ-i development reports worth 900S$
Group EQ-i report
Personal EQ-i assessment, individual feedback session and personal development action plan
BarOn EQ-i® Certification Diploma
Networking lunch

Date: October 17-19
Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Fee: 3000S$ - 500S$ to be paid upon registration
Venue: Pan Pacific Hotel Singapore www.panpacific.com
RSVP: E-mail: adin@kandidata.com.sg Phone: +65 2322868 Fax: +65232 2888

Fill in registration form (Pdf)
Pay registration fee of 500S$ - deducted from the course fee
Take the online assessment
Receive Pre-course package


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