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Six Seconds Partners with Crowdrise and Heartbeings for UN Universal Children’s Day

Posted October 24, 2016Corralitos, CA- In honor of the United Nations Universal Children’s Day, Six Seconds, the Emotional Intelligence Network, will sponsor a global event focusing on the well being of children. With so many children facing challenging odds, whether they are seeking refuge from war-torn countries, or hunger, Six Seconds believes that one way to help is to focus on building empathy and strengthening relationships through emotional intelligence. Volunteers in 75 countries will hold free workshops to equip children and their adults…

 

Six Seconds Launches Parenting Podcast, “Raising Humans”

Posted September 1, 2016Emotional Intelligence skills for today's parents at the center of new podcast from world's largest emotional intelligence network FREEDOM, Calif., Aug. 31, 2016  -- On September 1, in time for "back to school" Six Seconds will launch a new parenting podcast called "Raising Humans", designed to help parents navigate the emotional territory of parenting in today's world. Anyone who has hurried their kids out the door for the first day of school knows emotions run high. The kids may be nervous,…

 

Seeking Refuge: A Worldwide Dialog

Posted May 31, 2016 Six Seconds: The Emotional Intelligence Network sponsors events for UN World Refugee Day, June 20, 2016CORRALITOS, Calif., May 31, 2016 — In honor of The United Nations World Refugee Day, June 20th, the global emotional intelligence network Six Seconds will sponsor a worldwide awareness raising campaign, "Seeking Refuge". With over 800 people leading workshops in 62 countries, with a reach of over 20,000 people, this is an opportunity to increase inclusion, compassion, optimism, and to unite people instead of divide them.…

 

Six Seconds State of the Heart 2016 Report

Posted April 4, 2016State of the Heart Report Contains New Data on Emotional Intelligence from 127 CountriesFREEDOM, Calif., April 4, 2016— At a time where conflicts around the globe threaten stability and human health, Six Seconds issued its bi-annual "State of the Heart" report showing trends in emotional intelligence worldwide. Using a sample from over 100,000 emotional intelligence assessments taken by people in 127 countries, Six Seconds, the world's largest and oldest emotional intelligence nonprofit, released a report on April 4th detailing the…

 

Six Seconds Publishes Whole-Hearted Parenting Book

Posted December 10, 2015New Book Whole-Hearted Parenting by Josh Freedman on Parenting with Emotional Intelligence Offers Help for Parents to Create More Connection and Peace in their Families(Corralitos, CA) Six Seconds, the emotional intelligence network, announces the release of a new book on parenting with emotional intelligence. Whole Hearted Parenting: How to Use Emotional Intelligence to Create More Peace, Collaboration and Joy, by Josh Freedman, shows parents ways to connect with their children so that both parents and children find more happiness and…

 

Talents for Tolerance 2015

Posted November 10, 2015Six Seconds Sponsors Free Talents for Tolerance Workshops Worldwide for UN Tolerance DayCorralitos, CA- November 10, 2015 - Talents for Tolerance is a series of over 700 workshops promoted by Six Seconds around the world in honor of the UN Day of Tolerance (November 16) with free Emotional Intelligence Workshops in 25 countries. Currently there are 21422 people signed up for workshops. Six Seconds, the world’s largest and oldest emotional intelligence nonprofit, is pleased to sponsor Talents for Tolerance in…

 

Stagnation & Vitality: The Value of EQ in Japan

Posted July 4, 2014A 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 re-invigorate the "people-side" as well. EQ provides a structure to do this in way that's both practical and scientific.   The program included two keynotes about the current status of EQ and its role in revitalizing the economy and human…

 

New Research Findings from Multi-Year Study at FedEx

Posted January 20, 2014Six Seconds Publishes New Research Findings from Multi-Year Study at FedEx Emotional Intelligence Linked to Increased Performance and Quality of Life SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 20, 2014 — In a multi-year case study at FedEx Express for managers developing emotional intelligence, 72% of the program participants also made very large increases in decision making; 60% in Quality of Life, and 58% show major improvements in Influence. The "Emotional Intelligence for People-First Leadership" paper was published by Six Seconds, The Emotional Intelligence…