Exercise - Reflect on your feelings


Start this exercise by watching the following video. Then reflect on a set of questions.


Spend a few minutes thinking about the answers to the following questions. Optionally, note your answers on a device or piece of paper.

  • What did you find interesting or surprising about the video?
  • What was new for you?
  • Can you think of a time when someone who was oblivious to your feelings and concerns negatively affected you?
  • Can you think of a time when someone seemed to understand your feelings better than you did in that moment? Were they able to help you?
  • Why do you think EQ is important in computer science?
  • Have you ever struggled with EQ in a computer science environment?
  • How will EQ be important in your work?