Tazeen Ahmad EQ matters
 

Tazeen Ahmad is the Founding director of EQ Matters, a personal and Emotional Intelligence leadership consultancy practice. This offers one-to-one coaching, counselling, and a range of other workshops, training and services all focused on helping individuals be more successful personally and professionally by improving their emotional intelligence. She brings her 20 years broadcasting experience and long-held interest in psychology to work successfully with leaders, teams and executives in pressurised, driven or creative environments, or where high performance is a constant expectation. She has selected a number of specialists to be part of her team of associates who offer a variety of EQ-related workshops.  

Tazeen has been Faculty member for 'The School of Life' since Jan 2014 and part of the small team of in-house Coaches. She regularly runs workshops helping participants be more successful personally and professionally. These are all based on her research and range in subject area from resilience-building, introversion-extroversion, stress-management, mindfulness work, managing difficult personalties, overcoming imposter syndrome, networking & relationship building to writing therapy, amongst many others.

Her life-long study and extensive research in the world of Emotional Intelligence and psychology make her one-to-one leadership & personal consultancy work and team workshops particularly unique, and she uses this to help improve the productivity and efficiency of senior leadership and all those they manage. One of her specialisms is working with introverted leaders, and she has done this with leaders from middle-management right to the top level of organisations.

Tazeen also consults for companies helping them build emotionally intelligent organisations, leadership and cultures. She offers longer packages to companies which include monthly workshops for management teams teaching them EQ tools for themselves and the people they manage, and also advises companies on how to recruit emotionally intelligent personnel. If you would like to discuss the specifics of your organisations needs then please get in touch here.


EQ Coaching & Consulting

Tazeen Ahmad

 

Tazeen is an EQ executive coach and personal & leadership consultant. She regularly offers organisations consultancy on improving EQ in the workplace. If you wish to speak to her in this capacity please drop her a line here. 

In her one-to-one work she helps individuals develop their emotional intelligence and strategise effectively in both their personal and professional lives. Her work is unique from other coaches because of the experience she brings from a long career at a senior level in television as well as drawing extensively from her research and study in the world of psychology. If you're interested in working with her one-to-one she does an initial 75 minute assessment in which you discuss your coaching needs, sample coaching with her and see if you would be compatible as client and coach. During this she also explains how she works, fees, terms and conditions and how you can proceed. She works in person, on the phone and on Skype, and has a lot of experience working with clients internationally. You can get in touch here to discuss your requirements. 

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EQ Workshops

 NETWORKING MASTERCLASS - EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL 2016

NETWORKING MASTERCLASS - EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL 2016

 

Tazeen runs her workshops both privately for individuals and for a number of different organisations and businesses on demand. These focus on providing emotional intelligence training with a range of different themes; from resilience in teams and individuals to creating happier workplaces, understanding different personality types to harnessing individual strengths, managing stress to building relationships and networking, working with difficult people, assertiveness, leadership work, amongst many others. Her workshops all focus on helping individuals and businesses work at their full potential using psychology and their EQ. She custom-makes her workshops for attendees and works closely with businesses to ensure the events are suitable for their employees. All her events while full of learning are interactive and have a light touch. She also provides media and PR training. 

Get in touch here if you'd like to discuss your requirements and what she offers. 

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Events & Talks

 Interview with Alain de botton for Midtown Big ideas 2015

Interview with Alain de botton for Midtown Big ideas 2015

 

Tazeen's talks on emotional intelligence are in high demand and she has run these for a large number of household name brands including Google, Ofcom and several tech, software and banking companies as well as at creative festivals. She developed some of this work during her time as a faculty member for The School of Life as well as in her own private EQ practice. Being a journalist, she is constantly updating her research and commits to obsessive and regular study in the field of psychology and emotional intelligence. Her talks are always interactive and fun while providing insights in an accessible but intelligent fashion.

You can get in touch here if you'd like to invite Tazeen to talk at one of your events. 

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 Emotional Intelligence, Tedx Bergen Oct 2017

Emotional Intelligence, Tedx Bergen Oct 2017


 Why emotional intelligence matters - Think with Google 2017

Why emotional intelligence matters - Think with Google 2017

 Chair - in conversation with Ruby Wax and Matt Haig

Chair - in conversation with Ruby Wax and Matt Haig

 Talk on Networking at Edinburgh International TV festival - August 2014-17

Talk on Networking at Edinburgh International TV festival - August 2014-17

 Chair of The Islamic State panel - Edinburgh International TV festival 2016

Chair of The Islamic State panel - Edinburgh International TV festival 2016

 Introverts & Extroverts - two sides of a team, Unicredit, Nov 2016 

Introverts & Extroverts - two sides of a team, Unicredit, Nov 2016 

 Chair of panel for the Guardian Live of 'The psychology of terror" 2014

Chair of panel for the Guardian Live of 'The psychology of terror" 2014

 Host of The School of Life Live 2016 - Emmanuel Centre

Host of The School of Life Live 2016 - Emmanuel Centre

 Host of loneliness conference for the British Red Cross and the Co-op - Nov 2016

Host of loneliness conference for the British Red Cross and the Co-op - Nov 2016

 Speaker at The School of Life Live on Introversion & Extroversion - Jan 2014

Speaker at The School of Life Live on Introversion & Extroversion - Jan 2014

 Hosting the UKBCCI awards - Nov 2016

Hosting the UKBCCI awards - Nov 2016

 Emotional Intelligence talk for Service Source - Dec 2016

Emotional Intelligence talk for Service Source - Dec 2016

 OFCOM talk on Emotional Intelligence

OFCOM talk on Emotional Intelligence

'Think with Google 2017'

- Tazeen talks at this flagship Google event about Emotional Intelligence and why it matters