THE POLEMIC OF EMOTIONAL SPIRITUAL QUOTIENT LEADERSHIP CENTER IN INDONESIA: A RESEARCH PROBLEM STATEMENT 1
Emotional-Spiritual Quotient - Leadership Center (ESQ-LC) is a training centre in Indonesia. It aims to develop human resources and "Islamic values" is a principle of training. During this time, the training was attended by many individuals and organizations in Indonesia and Malaysia. But lately, ESQ-LC opposed by various parties, including by "Mufti Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia" as the official Islamic institution. They issued a fatwa which the ESQ-LC deviated from the principles of Islam. Some scholars of Indonesia also polarize ESQ-LC for the same reasons. This paper analyses polemic the ESQ-LC as a preliminary study for research about soft skills competence development based on Islamic values.