Welcome to the EQ Library
Amadori is one of the leading companies in the Italian agro-food sector, and Six Seconds worked with them on a 3-year-study to strengthen the people leadership skills of its management team. This white paper outlines the results.
It’s hard to learn leadership skills in a classroom. Josh Freedman and Marilynn Jorgensen discuss the power of coaching to help leaders break through and develop top notch leadership skills on the job.
Dr. Paul Stillman sat down with Vincent Stanley, Director of Patagonia Philosophy at the outdoor apparel company, to talk about how the company’s commitment to its original mission and values has helped it grow to nearly $1 billion in sales annually.
Leaving emotions “out of it” is, really, a myth. Emotions are enmeshed in our brains, even in the rational centers. What are the possibilities if organizational management were to embrace the emotional components, and have the tools to deal with those feelings in a positive way?
Josh Freedman and Max Ghini discuss how most organizations seem to operating and organizing themselves based on a rulebook from the 1950s. Is a new rulebook necessary to succeed in today’s world?
In this article from Harvard Business Review, the authors looked at a dataset of 2,852 direct reports of 559 leaders, and came up with 7 suggestions on how to be a leader who enables change. Not surprisingly, emotional intelligence is essential for all of them!