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Thrive or Falter?

UConn Professor Finds that ‘Emotional Intelligence’ May Determine Whether Young Managers Succeed

UConn Management Professor Yuntao Dong and two of her colleagues believe they may have uncovered possible reasons why some young managers thrive in challenging new jobs, while others become frustrated and discouraged.
Dong and her colleagues revealed the findings of their research that analyzed the “emotional intelligence” of 214 study participants. While all were highly intelligent, some of them were identified as having a better ability to deal with frustration, uncertainty and other challenges associated with new, demanding tasks.

Thrive or Falter?

UConn Professor Finds that ‘Emotional Intelligence’ May Determine Whether Young Managers Succeed

Hall of Fame 2015

Hall of Fame 2015

Alumni Say Though Campus Has Changed, the Camaraderie at UConn Remains the Same

Nobel-Prize Winning Professor Tells Business Graduates to Do Well, Do Good

Nobel-Prize Winning Professor Tells Business Graduates to Do Well, Do Good

Three Outstanding CEOs Share Business Insight, Success at ‘CEO Evolution’ Program in Stamford

Three Outstanding CEOs Share Business Insight, Success at ‘CEO Evolution’ Program in Stamford

‘Cosmo’ Editor-in-Chief Coming to UConn Stamford

‘Cosmo’ Editor-in-Chief Coming to UConn Stamford

Five Faculty Members From the School of Business Have Been Named Ackerman Scholars

Five Faculty Members From the School of Business Have Been Named Ackerman Scholars

Diabetes App Wins First Place

Diabetes App Wins First Place

"You're going to come out with a changed perspective and new skills."

Matthew Zaleta '05, '14 MBA discusses why he chose UConn for his MBA and about his experience within the program and with his fellow MBA candidates.

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Rowena Ortiz-Walters Becomes One of the Few Hispanic-Americans to Lead a U.S. Business School

Rowena Ortiz-Walters Becomes One of the Few Hispanic-Americans to Lead a U.S. Business School

School of Business Professor Uses Expertise in Teamwork To Help NASA Prepare ‘Resilient Astronauts’ to Travel to Mars

School of Business Professor Uses Expertise in Teamwork To Help NASA Prepare ‘Resilient Astronauts’ to Travel to Mars

Meg Warren Named UConn MBA Director

Meg Warren Named UConn MBA Director

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