As an expert in emotional intelligence,
Albert Alegre has taught business leaders,
teachers, and parents practical ways
to help children, students, and employees
to develop their emotional intelligence
and increase their performance.
He has been researching on this topic for the
last 18 years. He has published extensively in
scientific journals and presented in scientific
conferences. He holds a Bachelor's degree
in Education, a Licentiate in Business
Administration, a Master of Arts degree in
Developmental Psychology, and a Ph.D.
in Human Development.
Albert began his professional career working
with the most underprivileged children in the
public schools in the outskirts of the city of
Barcelona, Spain. He then worked
corporate world for 13 years, becoming sales
and marketing director
of an important
insurance company, and director of his
own consulting firm.
He went back to education, moved to the USA,
and worked for a time in an alternative school in
the inner city neighborhoods of Albany, NY.
During those years, Albert was able to identify
that most of
the emotional weaknesses that
children deal with developmentally, continue
to plague many human beings during their adult
life, causing incredible difficulties and suffering.
He developed a method to help children and
adults increase their emotional competence
then, he has conducted numerous
presentations and workshops both in Spain
and in the USA on ways of helping children,
students, and employees
emotional intelligence. Currently,
between Barcelona and East Stroudsburg.
He is an Associate Professor at East Stroudsburg
University and the founder of EIINA.