Addressing 21st Century Issues with Emotional Intelligence: A conversation with Daniel Goleman and The Six Seconds EQ Network

Addressing 21st Century Issues with Emotional Intelligence: A conversation with Daniel Goleman and The Six Seconds EQ Network

Daniel Goleman has been enthusiastically spreading the word about EQ since his landmark book Emotional Intelligence was published in 1995. He continues to write prolifically on the subject including a business-focused book titled Primal Leadership, and his most recent works, Ecological Intelligence and the e-book The Brain and Emotional Intelligence: New Insights . Widely considered the first to be associated with the science of social and…

Dr. Daniel Goleman on the Origins of Emotional Intelligence

Dr. Daniel Goleman on the Origins of Emotional Intelligence

Since the 1995 publication of Daniel Goleman’s international bestseller Emotional Intelligence, Why It Can Matter More Than IQ, a global movement has developed to bring “EQ” into practice in businesses, schools, and communities around the globe. How did it start, what does it mean – and where is it going? From American Express to Avon, businesses have begun to embrace the concept. Jack Welch was even discussing EQ [1]…

Emotional Intelligence: The Cornerstone For Positive Change

Emotional Intelligence: The Cornerstone For Positive Change

In this speech, Six Seconds’ Chairman Karen McCown shares the definition, process, and purpose of teaching emotional intelligence. Karen founded the renown Nueva School in 1967 as a laboratory for integrating academic and emotional development for gifted children (it went on to win two Federal Blue Ribbon Awards for Excellence in Education). Drawing from that success, she published the pioneering emotional intelligence curriculum,…

History

History

A History of Leadership in Social Emotional Learning Established in 1997, Six Seconds is a world leader in emotional intelligence with offices and representatives in over 25 countries. A pioneer in social emotional learning, Six Seconds’ education programs are enhanced by a transformational learning approach, scientifically validated EQ measures for youth adults, and school climate, several curricula targeted to Six Seconds EQ competencies, and…

Sharing EQ Everywhere: Count Down to POP-UP

Sharing EQ Everywhere: Count Down to POP-UP

The largest EQ celebration in history… and you’re invited! It starts in just about two months! here’s how to get ready. Last November, volunteers in 157 countries reached 330,000 children & adults for the UNICEF World Children’s Day celebration: POP-UP Festivals on emotions, wellbeing & children’s rights. So far, we’re up to 509 volunteers in 71 countries with 20 Partner Organizations reaching…