What is optimism? Can it be learned? How? Martin Seligman is one of the preeminent experts on optimism and a founder of positive psychology. This interview, from November 10, 1999, explores many of the key ingredients for creating a happy, fulfilled life and introduces the concept of positive psychology. Seligman spoke at the first NexusEQ […]Read more
The gift of gratitude
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Six Seconds to Present at Global Education Conference
Six Seconds is honored to be participating in the 5th
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Does IQ Beat EQ? Wrong Question.
After 100 years of research, there’s little agreement on the definition of intelligence or how to measure IQ. Yet Adam Grant insists cognitive skill trumps all, and “Emotional Intelligence Is Overrated.” His critique is wrong, but important.