4 Lies we tell ourselves about EQ

In the 21st century, our icons of success are geeks. From Mark Zuckberberg to Bill Gates and Elon Musk, our popular conception of success is guilded in a cold, rational computer whiz. In academy award winning The Social Network, the most famous scene involves a sardonic Zuck in an almost autistic display of rudeness to power. A popular video of Bill Gates on youtube is of him jumping over a chair during an interview, and everyone knows by now that Elon Musk is secretly a James Bond villain.