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Tips for an “Emotionally Intelligent” Holiday Season

By: Rachel Goodman on December 16, 2014 | 1 comments
A guide to an "emotionally intelligent holiday" from members of Six Seconds Emotional Intelligence Network around the globe Take care of yourself.  Take baths, sip tea in a quiet place, go for  a long walk, touch or observe nature, don't…

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Crying in Public: Emotions, Life, and Loss

By: Rachel Goodman on December 9, 2014 | 0 comments
By Rachel Anne Goodman What happens when people cry in public? If “being emotional” is a sign of weakness, perhaps we are losing one of the most beautiful signals of human connection. First, let me confess I am very new…

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The gift of gratitude

By: Dr. Susan Stillman on November 26, 2014 | 11 comments
It's Thanksgiving in the US and the traditional start of the Holiday season. For me, it's a time to intentionally reflect on gratitude for my family, friends, and my incredibly dear colleagues around the world who are engaged in such…


Six Seconds to Present at Global Education Conference

By: Ilaria Boffa on November 9, 2014 | 1 comments
Six Seconds is honored to be participating in the 5th Annual Global Education Conference (GEC) this year. The GEC, a free online conference taking place the week of November 17-21, is designed to significantly increase opportunities for building education-related connections…


More Postcards Every Manager Needs on their Wall

By: Joshua Freedman on November 5, 2014 | 1 comments
Imagine a soccer team striving to win in a competitive league.  But the team has no data about how many goals they’ve scored, or even who's a great striker versus defender.  What are their chances for success?  Crazy - yet…


Creating a School of Excellence

By: Ilaria Boffa on October 21, 2014 | 1 comments
I met the Principal of Maus (charter high school in Human, Social and Economical Sciences based in Padua-Italy) three years ago during a conference where he was the presenter.  Mr. Visentin is a professor of philosophy and a passionate researcher…

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