Reliability refers to the consistency or precision of scores, i.e., how consistently does the EQ-i 2.0 measure emotional intelligence.
Validity refers to how effectively the EQ-i 2.0 measures emotional intelligence, i.e., how well does the EQ-i 2.0 do what it is supposed to do.
Based on results from numerous statistical analyses, users of the EQ-i 2.0 can be confident that the scores generated by this assessment will be consistent and reliable. Results also revealed that the EQ-i 2.0 very accurately measures emotional intelligence.
Decades of research now show the effectiveness of the EQ-i in measuring emotional intelligence, related concepts, and relevant outcomes.