Ric Elias on What Really Matters

In January, 2009, Flight 1549 crash-landed on the Hudson River in New York — Ric Elias was in the front row.  This is a compelling 5-min TED Talk about what went through his head once he realized the plane was going to crash.  It will be no surprise that these...
Emotional Literati

Emotional Literati

Does the literature of a society reflect something of that society’s core beliefs and values? What if you could explore words in millions of books – what could you learn? Chris Harrison, a doctoral student in computer-human interaction, has created a...

Charter for Compassion Video

This is a lovely video and a stunning idea; the Six Seconds’ competencies of Increase Empathy and Pursue Noble Goals are expressed here in a powerful way.  What does compassion mean?  How do we put it in action?     And so beautifully written: The Charter...
EQ Blended Learning at GAMBRO DASCO

EQ Blended Learning at GAMBRO DASCO

Gambro Dasco is a planning and production firm specializing in medical dialysis devices.  To create the right conditions for continued growth, the company implemented a program to strengthen team leaders’ Emotional Intelligence. To initiate the project, Gambro Dasco’s...
Inside Change on WVTL

Inside Change on WVTL

Bob Cudmore of WVTL, Amsterdam, NY, interviews Joshua Freedman about the new book, INSIDE CHANGE, how change works — and how emotion can make or break change efforts.  Topics include why 70% of change fails, how politicians have used the power of emotion to...

Inside Change on WILY

Six Seconds’ COO Joshua Freedman, coauthor of the new book INSIDE CHANGE, was interviewed today on WILY (Illinois) by Tootie Cooksie for the show, Hotline.  The 30-min podcast is available here:...
New Book: Inside Change

New Book: Inside Change

Organizations Change Starting with People. People Change Starting with Emotions. This book shows you why… and how. “INSIDE CHANGE provides a powerful and whole-minded approach to organizational transformation. Blending cutting-edge neuroscience with...