CPE Dinner Meeting - Emotional Intelligence for Business Success

When:  Apr 24, 2024 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM (MT)
Associated with  Boulder Valley Chapter

IMA Boulder Valley Chapter Members,

Please see details below for our chapter's upcoming dinner CPE meeting on Wednesday, April 24th. RSVP by Tuesday, April 23rd if you will attend.


Steve Harris


Emotional Intelligence - the Secret Weapon for Business Success

Bob Spagnola

Professor - Regis University

CPE Information

Program Content

Dr. Spagnola will be speaking on the topic of Emotional Intelligence (EI). EI is the ability to manage both your own emotions and understand the emotions of people around you. It is considered the secret weapon for business success. If you aspire to be a leader in business, EI is an element you must consider because it is what helps you successfully coach teams, manage stress, deliver feedback, and collaborate with others. There are four pillars of emotional intelligence, and the good news is you can always get better at it with practice.

This session will provide an overview of the following topics:

-           Team coaching

-           Stress management

-           Feedback delivery

-           Collaboration

Learning Objectives

Obtain knowledge and understanding of emotional intelligence

Other CPE information

Field of Study: Principle-Centered Leadership

Recommended Credit: 1 CPE

Instructional Delivery Method:  Group Live Lecture

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:  None

Program/Experience Level:  Introductory

Speaker Bio

Dr. Bob Spagnola is a Professor and Academic Program Director for the Master of Science in Organizational Leadership program in the Anderson College of Business and Computing at Regis University in Denver, Colorado where he has been a faculty member for 15 years. He worked as Supervisor of U.S. Tax Planning for Johns-Manville Corporation and Vice President of Corporate Finance at First Interstate Bank of Denver now Wells Fargo. Dr. Spagnola has been active as a leader in education from K-12 to university administration. His current research interests focus on sustainability, leadership, and strategic management. He received his B.A. and J.D. from Creighton University, his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Denver, his Ph.D. in Business Administration with an emphasis in Strategic Management from the University of Nebraska and his ED.M. in Leadership in Educational Policy from Harvard University. He is the author of a number of journal articles and conference proceedings. Dr. Spagnola resides in Denver where he is an avid golfer and motorcyclist.

Wednesday, April 24th from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm.


Regis University.  3333 Regis Blvd, Denver, CO 80221.  Student center, corner of 50th and Lowell Blvd, southwest corner of campus.  Glass-enclosed conference room, cafeteria, north-end of the student center. 

Dinner is available at the Regis cafeteria with various options for those who would like.  Otherwise, there is no cost to attend the meeting and earn 1 CPE credit.


Regis University
3333 Regis Blvd
Student Center cafeteria meeting room
Denver, CO 80221


Stephen Harris