Episode 16 - Building Emotional Firewalls: An Elevator Approach to Mitigate CEO Fraud

Discover the transformative power of emotional intelligence in combating CEO fraud in our latest podcast episode, "Emotional Intelligence in Action: Navigating CEO Fraud with the EQ-i 2.0 Model." We delve deep into how the EQ-i 2.0 model's five key markers - Self-Perception, Self-Expression, Interpersonal Relationships, Decision Making, and Stress Management - can be effectively applied to identify and respond to potential CEO fraud incidents.


Learn how a healthy organizational culture empowers employees to express concerns, validate suspicious requests, make sound decisions, and maintain composure even in high-pressure situations. We also explore the EQ Elevator model, an innovative framework for assessing potential CEO fraud from different perspectives - Self, Other, Observer, and System.

Understand how each "floor" encourages introspection, empathy, objectivity, and a broader systemic understanding. Whether you're keen on recognizing your instinctual responses, questioning high-level personnel, or managing stress during high-pressure situations, this episode is packed with insights.

Dive into this exciting conversation and equip yourself and your organization with the tools to reduce vulnerability to CEO fraud. Embrace a culture of open communication, understanding, and emotional intelligence with us. Tune in now!


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