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INSPIRA India Inspires Women Leaders

By: Rachel Goodman on June 30, 2015 | 1 comments
Although women in India are entering the workforce in increasing numbers, almost half drop out between early and mid-career. In India women comprise 24% of the workforce, and only 5% reach the top, compared to the global average of 20%.…


Where is Your Attention Focused?

By: Joshua Freedman on June 11, 2015 | 1 comments
When I was at university in Toronto, I found out that riding a bike in a city with streetcars presents a very special challenge. I’m riding along and, for the first time, come to a street with tracks; they’re embedded…

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EQ Stories: Can Emotional Intelligence Turn Troubled Kids into Mentors?

By: Rachel Goodman on June 8, 2015 | 2 comments
EQ StoriesLori Madrid: Helping Students the Six Seconds’ WayCan social emotional learning break the bullying cycle? Can EQ Change Math Scores? What’s the connection between emotions and fractions?  "I love conflict!" Lori Madrid is quick to laugh at her own…


Case: EQ Team in Big Pharma

By: guest on June 8, 2015 | 0 comments
In one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies, a Key Accounts team on the verge of collapse implements a six-month learning and coaching intervention based on the Six Seconds Emotional Intelligence assessment and methodology. Following the intervention, emotional intelligence scores…

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Teachers Learning EQ: An Arizona Success Story

By: Rachel Goodman on June 1, 2015 | 0 comments
Emotional Intelligence is Key to Teacher Education at ASU It seems a given that all teachers colleges would teach emotional intelligence, but that is not the case.  Now, with the help of Six Seconds, Arizona State University is pioneering a …


Reflecting on Connecting: The 2nd Annual Bay Area EQ Conference

By: Rachel Goodman on May 19, 2015 | 1 comments
With Dr. Barbara FatumWhat can educators do to bring emotional intelligence into their schools? What barriers to adoption must be overcome before school districts fully embrace social emotional learning? How can collaboration build consensus for more SEL in schools?Parents, administrators,…

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