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About TalentSmartEQ

TalentSmartEQ is the world’s premier provider of emotional intelligence (EQ) training and development, certification, assessments, and coaching.

More than 75% of the Fortune 500 companies rely on our products and services. All of our cutting-edge assessments are easy to use, based on rigorous research, and include our proprietary e-learning and Goal-Tracking System™. Our proven, powerful, and practical training programs and coaching services ensure new skills are applied immediately. Our #1 best-selling, award-winning book Emotional Intelligence 2.0 is a groundbreaking addition to the application of EQ in the workplace.

Our approach to emotional intelligence and leadership has served our clients for almost 20 years to help them increase productivity and effectiveness in the workplace.

We know EQ. We help you develop it.


By implementing TalentSmart EQ assessments and development programs, organizations have achieved impact in critical areas such as:

  • Top performance
  • Ability to navigate change and complexity
  • Increased team effectiveness and agility
  • Improved decision-making
  • Productive conflict management
  • Better communication and relationships with coworkers

Our Clients

Our clients across the globe have trusted our smart and accessible approach to emotional intelligence development. For almost 20 years, our consultants, trainers, and coaches have worked with all types of organizations to develop the EQ of their leaders, managers, and employees. Below are just a few of the clients we have served, and how they have combined the use of TalentSmart EQ products and services to achieve their goals.

  • 3M
  • 20th Century Fox
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Arby's
  • Accenture
  • Aetna
  • Aflac
  • AGCO
  • Amazon.com
  • American Airlines
  • Amgen
  • Apple
  • BF Goodrich Aerospace
  • Bank of America
  • Baxter
  • Best Buy
  • Boeing
  • Boston Scientific
  • Bristol Myers
  • Cardinal Health
  • CITGO Petroleum
  • Callaway Golf
  • Capital One
  • Canon Financial
  • Central Intelligence Agency
  • Cessna Aircraft
  • Chase Manhattan
  • Cisco Systems
  • Citigroup
  • City of Los Angeles
  • Coca-Cola
  • Comcast
  • Costco
  • Cox Communications
  • Crate and Barrel
  • DKNY
  • Daiichi Sankyo
  • Dell Computer
  • Delta Airlines
  • Disney
  • Dollar Thrifty Auto Group
  • Dow Chemical
  • DuPont
  • eBay
  • Edward Jones
  • Eli Lilly
  • Entergy
  • Ernst & Young
  • Estée Lauder
  • ExxonMobil
  • Fedex Kinko’s
  • Forest Laboratories
  • Fuji Xerox
  • Gap
  • General Mills
  • Georgia Pacific
  • Girl Scouts of America
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Goodwill Industries
  • Gulfstream Aerospace
  • Gymboree
  • H&R Block
  • Hallmark Cards
  • Harley Davidson
  • Harvard University
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Hilton
  • Home Depot
  • Honda
  • Honeywell
  • IBM
  • IHOP
  • IRS
  • Intuit
  • Jack in the Box
  • JetBlue Airways
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Kodak
  • Kroger
  • LG Electronics
  • LL Bean
  • Lockheed Martin
  • MTV Networks
  • Marriott
  • McDonalds
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Microsoft
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Motorola
  • NASA
  • Nestlé
  • Nestlé Purina PetCare
  • New York Life
  • The New York Times
  • Nike
  • Nokia
  • Novartis
  • Oracle
  • Pepsi
  • Pfizer
  • Pfizer Animal Health
  • Polo Ralph Lauren
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Qwest
  • Raytheon
  • Royal Caribbean Cruises
  • Samsung
  • Sara Lee
  • Sempra Energy
  • Siemens
  • Smith College
  • Smuckers
  • Sports Illustrated
  • Sprint
  • Stanford University
  • Starbucks
  • Saudi Arabian Airlines
  • Starwood Resorts & Hotels
  • Tommy Hilfiger
  • TaylorMade-Adidas
  • Toyota
  • Turner Broadcasting
  • United Nations
  • US Air Force
  • US Army
  • US Court of Appeals
  • US Dept of Labor
  • US EPA
  • US Navy
  • US Postal Service
  • US Senate
  • US Steel
  • United Airlines
  • United Way
  • Universal Studios
  • University of Notre Dame
  • Viacom
  • Visa
  • Verizon
  • Wachovia
  • Walmart
  • Warner Brothers
  • Wells Fargo
  • YMCA
  • Yum! Brands


“Through the TalentSmart Emotional Intelligence program, I am now able to equip our partners with not only the tools to better understand their own EQ, but also how to use and apply it to be a more impactful leader and productive partner.”

– Senior Training Specialist

Global Retail Coffee Company

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