To supercharge the emotional intelligence movement, hundreds of EQ change leaders will gather on the campus of Harvard University in June. But that’s not enough. Joshua Freedman explains the vision in this 3-minute webinar.
It was about 15 years ago. Thirty-some intrepid learners journeyed from six countries to the first Six Seconds EQ Certification. People read Dan Goleman’s 1995 book, and saw his description of our Self-Science process as a model for teaching EQ, so they adventured to find out. This was when the internet was new, and it [...]
Come participate in the first ever on-the-ground NexusEQ Meet-up!! It’s happening at the Hilton Union Square Hotel, in San Francisco, CA, on April 28, 2013, 12-3PM. Are you In the SF Bay area or anywhere close enough to join us for a couple of hours? We are a group of EQ advocates, educators, and practitioners, [...]
In a three-year study of AMADORI, a supplier of McDonald’s in Europe, emotional intelligence, individual performance, organizational engagement, and organizational performance were assessed. Emotional intelligence was found to predict 47% of the variation in manager’s performance management scores. Emotional intelligence was also massively correlated with increased organizational engagement with 76% of the variation in engagement predicted by manager EQ. Finally, plants with higher organizational engagement achieved higher bottom-line results building a link between EQ->Engagement->Performance. During this period, employee turnover also dropped by 63%.
“I came away with a sense of peace that I can positively change my approach & attitude, which will, in turn, impact those around me” (Participant, EQE Durban). At the invitation of our South Africa network colleagues, Avril Kidd and Candice Smith, and with the tremendous support of Jayne Morrison, Six Seconds Director for [...]
The “eWeek” virtual emotional intelligence festival served as the launch of the NexusEQ Conference, Harvard University, June 2013, featuring neuroscientists, authors, and experts on emotion, learning, and business. A webinar will be held in April to announce international delegations for the conference at Harvard. The program included 22 webinars with 9,495 session signups, making it [...]
Volunteering is a necessity! Service to others should, in my opinion, take multiple forms – from the needs in our schools to the needs of the community, nation, even to the world. We simply can’t volunteer enough to fix the problems of our world. There is much to do. Interestingly, in my experience over the [...]
Join Dr. Aron Barbey, head of the Decision Neuroscience Laboratory at the University of Illinois, for an interactive discussion of leading-edge research on the brain. Aron will share findings from a newly released study that mapped where emotional intelligence “lives” in the brain, revealing an important conclusion: our brains are built for emotion and cognition to work together.