You may have heard that we’re born with a huge amount of brain cells, and then we lose them steadily until we die. Now, the good news: that’s neuromythology. Ecological Intelligence. Daniel Goleman reveals the hidden environmental consequences of what we make and buy, and shows how new market forces can drive the essential. What is Emotional Intelligence? Daniel Goleman describes it as understanding and managing your own emotions and influencing the emotions of others. The higher our emotional intelligence, the more we can achieve. An article on the relationship of emotional intelligence to Myers Briggs Personality Type and the Feeling function. Also links to many other articles on Personality. Through my research in emotional intelligence and brain function, I’ve developed a model of the mind as a three-tiered building. The first tier is the foundation.