Relationship Management

Updated: May 2, 2019



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The reality is painfully true, but true. In order to sustain healthy, fruitful relationships, it takes intentional work and energy.

The results and fruits of your labor are worth it.

In order do to so you must have the ability to manage them.

Relationship Management--the fourth component of emotional intelligence--is, "The ability to inspire, influence and develop relationships with others" (Line of Sight Institute).

Relationship Management helps you to:

(1) Acknowledge your own relationship needs.

(2) Express your feelings clearly.

(3) Understand another person's relationship needs.

(4) Understand another person's feelings.