11/09/2009 05:12 am ET Updated Nov 17, 2011

Is 'Emotional Intelligence' The New Hiring Criterion?

In this job market, it's not just who you know, or even what skills you've mastered. It's how well you understand other people that will get you ahead.

This is the age of emotional intelligence, often called EQ, and today's hiring managers want proof you've got it.

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