Adaptability quotient | The Manila Times

FIRST there was Covid-19, then there was the Russo-Ukrainian war; now there is the Israel-Palestine war, not to mention the risk of escalation in the South China Sea.

Indeed, in the fast-paced and ever-evolving landscape of the 21st century, the importance of traditional metrics like intelligence quotient (IQ) and emotional intelligence (EQ) is being challenged by the emergence of a new player — adaptability quotient (AQ). While IQ measures cognitive abilities and EQ gauges emotional intelligence, AQ encapsulates an individual’s ability to adapt to change. Why is AQ becoming increasingly crucial?