This webinar will teach you how to:

  • Apply emotional intelligence that will help your teams thrive
  • Lead teams through emotional challenges
  • Develop necessary skills to build relationships

To truly build inclusive cultures that support all team members, we must start from a place of empathy and care. Understanding how to leverage the dimensions of emotional intelligence, develop the skills necessary to build relationships, and lead teams through emotional challenges is critical for every leader and manager.

Blog: 10 ways to improve emotional intelligence in online classes

Emotional intelligence (EI) is essential for everyone, but it’s particularly important for educators and students – especially in an online learning environment. While there are distinct challenges to applying emotional intelligence in an online course, there are practical strategies that can help.

Read our blog to learn how to improve emotional intelligence in your online courses with sections covering:

  • What is emotional intelligence and can it be taught?
  • 10 ways to improve emotional intelligence in online classes
  • The benefits and how to use emotional intelligence in higher education
  • 3 myths and facts of EI
  • 5 components of emotional intelligence


Meet Your Speaker 

Bethany J. Adams, MA, SHRM-SCP

Associate Director of Marketing and Strategy @Villanova University

Bethany Adams has more than 15 years of experience in HR and education. She began her career working in training and development and human resources in the restaurant and retail industries. She has experience in both small, privately-owned businesses and large, Fortune 500 organizations. Bethany holds a BA in Psychology, MA in Organizational Management, and the SHRM- SCP certification. She currently teaches full-time at Villanova University and serves as the Associate Director of Marketing & Strategy for the Villanova Graduate Programs in Human Resource Development. Bethany has spoken at a wide variety of HR and education conferences throughout the country on topics including strategic HR, organization development, diversity, equity, and inclusion, design thinking, and emotional intelligence. Bethany hosts an HR podcast called HR Tea.