Effect of Spiritual Intelligence on Individual Performance (Case: Department of Education and Training of the Region 6)

Document Type : Research Article


1 Assistant Professor, Faculty of Spirituality and Theology, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran

2 MSc. of Public Management, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran

3 Ph.D. student of Management, Farabi Campus University of Tehran, Iran


As the spiritual intelligence structure is more complete than other ones such as emotional intelligence and intellectual intelligence and it influences other intelligences, the present research assesses the impact of this intelligence on performance. In order to measure the related parameters, most of the items of Naseri tool have been used, but according to its generality and non-nativeness, we achieved seven main indicators to measure the variable of the spiritual intelligence by taking advantage of the opinions of the experts. A questionnaire was prepared and distributed with the Kazemi tool in the department of Education and Training of the region 6 of Tehran, with a population of 120 and 85 samples were analyzed. The factor analysis was performed and the reliability and validity of the prepared tool and the Kazemi tool was approved. According to the results of this research, the impact of the indicators of self-awareness, flexibility, patience, spiritual experiences and problem-solving ability on performance was confirmed; but the same was rejected for the impact of indicators of targeting and Excellency.


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