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    Does "game face" mean one showing a confident expression or any willingness to win the game?

    28)Executives’ emotional intelligence — their self-awareness, empathy, and rapport with others — has clear links to their own performance. But new research shows that a leader’s emotional style also drives everyone else’s moods and behaviors. It’s ①similar to “Smile and the whole world smiles with you.” Emotional intelligence ② travels through an organization like electricity over telephone wires. Depressed, ruthless bosses create ③toxic organizations filled with negative underachievers. But if you’re an inspirational leader,you cultivate positive employees who ④avoid the tough challenges. Emotional leadership isn’t just putting on a game face every day. It means understanding your ⑤impact on others — then adjusting your style accordingly.

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    Re: game face

    Quote Originally Posted by keannu View Post
    Does "game face" mean one showing a confident expression or any willingness to win the game?

    28)Executives’ emotional intelligence — their self-awareness, empathy, and rapport with others — has clear links to their own performance. But new research shows that a leader’s emotional style also drives everyone else’s moods and behaviors. It’s ①similar to “Smile and the whole world smiles with you.” Emotional intelligence ② travels through an organization like electricity over telephone wires. Depressed, ruthless bosses create ③toxic organizations filled with negative underachievers. But if you’re an inspirational leader,you cultivate positive employees who ④avoid the tough challenges. Emotional leadership isn’t just putting on a game face every day. It means understanding your ⑤impact on others — then adjusting your style accordingly.
    I means a facial expression indicating confidence.

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    Re: game face

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    It means a facial expression indicating confidence.
    It can also describe any facial expression that conceals emotion. game face - Wiktionary

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