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November is EQ Month in Singapore & Malaysia

By: Six Seconds on August 27, 2014 | 1 comments
Stress is going up in the world -- which makes emotional intelligence even more important!  Research shows that EQ skills are key to managing complexity. As complexity increases, we need to work harder and more directly to put EQ skills into…


My Tribute to Robin Williams

By: Anabel Jensen on August 26, 2014 | 5 comments
I was lucky enough to know Robin Williams and be exposed to his comedic brilliance—that unbelievable ability to freely associate on an any subject or topic introduced into the conversation—even weird or rare ones. Here is how I met him. …

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What Do Children Most Need?

By: Ilaria Boffa on August 26, 2014 | 1 comments
Imagine your child growing up and flourishing in life and work.  What are the skills s/he most needs in that future?  We're surveying parents about this topic (click here, or see below).   My son is 7 years old and…


The Myth of Winning

By: Joshua Freedman on August 19, 2014 | 31 comments
We disagree.  Then we begin to vilify the other.  There's a primal longing to conquer. In our own heads and hearts, we make ourselves righteous, and we make them bad. They become the enemy.  We're at war in a brutal…


Stagnation & Vitality: The Value of EQ in Japan

By: Six Seconds on July 4, 2014 | 1 comments
A sold-out crowd at the July 2014 EQ Conference in Tokyo celebrated the power of emotional intelligence as a driver of positive change. One core message of the event: As we're working to create economic vitality, we need also to…


Inspire Students for Learning and Their Future

By: Ilaria Boffa on June 29, 2014 | 1 comments
Summer has just begun in the Northern Hemisphere and the solstice brought longer daylight for us to enjoy. This period of the year is so full of colors, fragrances and energy that invite to plan the future with new ideas…

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