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Six Seconds supports people to create positive change - everywhere... all the time. Founded in 1997, the organization now has offices in 11+ countries and certified practitioners in over 100, and is the world's preeminent resource for putting emotional intelligence into action.

EQ in Hospitality Business Middle East

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How can hoteliers create that elusive energy that “infects” guests with delight? Hospitality Business ME interviewed Jayne Morrison in Dubai for the secret ingredients.

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Educating the Heart in Brazil


Imagine if everywhere in the world, children learned the essential skills of emotional intelligence — so they could navigate the complexities of life more effectively. Here’s a step toward that in Brazil.

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Emotional Intelligence and Trust, Interview with Lea Brovedani

Trusted: A Leader's Lesson, by Lea Brovedani - business book

In an interview with Robin Hills from Ei4Change at the South Africa EQ Summit, Lea Brovedani shared how she got involved in the emotional intelligence community, and how that’s informed her work on TRUST.

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Ask More Powerful Questions


What makes a powerful question? Teachers, coaches, parents who want to generate deeper thinking need to know these three levels – with video.

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Jayne Morrison on the Business Value of EQ


“The key learning for me over the last decade… when I’m speaking with a client, I need to enter their reality…” Jayne Morrison interviewed about how to bring the value of emotional intelligence into business.

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Como a Inteligência Emocional Influencia Sua Vida Pessoal e Profissional (EQ Week)


A Inteligência Emocional é a habilidade de integrar pensamentos e sentimentos com o objetivo de otimizar nossas decisões. Este conceito vem sendo difundido ao redor do mundo e grandes organizações têm compreendido a importância que a IE tem tanto na vida profissional quanto pessoal.  Principais pontos que serão abordados: Qual inteligência é mais importante para […]

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EQ Week Free Online Conference


EQ Week is the world’s largest emotional intelligence conference – and it’s entirely free for anyone with internet access. How can emotions support thriving, at work, at school, and at home? Join us to explore this amazing frontier of the brain – and heart.

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White Paper: Increasing Employee Engagement at Komatsu


Can we increase Employee Engagement in an economic challenge? What’s the benefit? Case study at Komatsu plant using “Vital Signs” and “Emotional Intelligence”: engagement increased from 33 to 70%. At the same time, plant performance increased by 9.4%.

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Recently Updated EQ Posts


Updated posts… stress, empathy, collaboration and neuroscience…. teaching kids to be smarter about feelings….. don’t settle for happiness… and the late Dr. Candace Pert on the Physics of Emotions

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Addressing the Social and Emotional Needs of Students in East Palo Alto, California


New Research: What happens when Social Emotional Learning is linked to educational standards? How does SEL work in a high-performing public charter school? In pursuit of her doctorate, Lorea Martinez conducted research as East Palo Alto Charter School, with support from the Six Seconds’ EQ Grant Program.

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