Six Seconds’ approach to emotional intelligence and the process of social emotional learning is grounded in practitioner research. Here are three resources to learn more about the research and science in our work:
Six Seconds is committed to supporting research in social emotional learning
We do this by:
1) Providing consultation to EQ and SEL researchers, including doctoral and masters students, university faculty, and action researchers in schools throughout the world, who are interested in the Six Seconds model and assessment measures.
2) Providing an opportunity and a space for researchers and practitioners to share their work, inspiring and connecting with others.
- Articles and Blog Posts
- Peer to Peer conferences
3) Providing subsidies for researchers who wish to use Six Seconds’ approach and tools through our Grants program.
Recent articles in our Research archive…
The Amadori Case: Supplying McDonalds – Organizational Engagement,
Emotional Intelligence and Performance (2/13/2019) - 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,… ... Best Generation for EQ? (11/15/2018) - Newest research looks at EQ generational differences plus the strengths and weaknesses of each age. ... Improving Performance in Latin America With Latest Research (10/17/2018) - Where does Latin America stand on the global rankings in emotional intelligence? New data offers a call to action to leverage intelligently from our strengths, and use EQ as a catalyst for positive change in the region. ... 8 Stories to Make Me Smarter About Decision Making (9/26/2018) - #7: In the epic battle of 'maximizers' vs. 'satisficers,' only one takes the prize in the category of happiness. Which one? Check out the research study + learn more about the impacts of decision making in these 8 resources. ... Illuminate: What’s Your Brain’s Extreme Habit? (9/10/2018) - A guide to tempering it for better decision making. Dive into your own brain's extreme preferences + explore some tools for teaching your brain that there is indeed a different way to look at things. ...