Welcome to Six Seconds’ Middle East, Africa & India (MEAI) region, covering Dubai & the other United Arab Emirates, Saudi, Oman, Jordan, Egypt and all around the Arab Gulf, through to South Africa as well as Pakistan & India. On this page, meet members of the team, seeupcoming eventsin the region, and seerecent articlesrelated to the region
Jayne Morrison, PCC
My Noble Goal is...To support myself and others to be more
我的工作是关于…Together with the MEAI team, my key goal is to grow the Six Seconds network across the Middle East, Africa & Indian regions
Professional accomplishments include...
...Having started with a blank canvas 15 years ago, I've led the growth of a thriving network across the MEAI region. This has included delivering hundreds of certification programs, consulting with multiple international organisations and creating space for people to create ripples to support the practice of EQ throughout the region.
...In 2014 we held the first "EQ Cafe" in Dubai and it has been incredibly gratifying to see these community events spread globally, lead today by 100s of Network Leaders. In 2017 we hosted the first EQ Summit in Dubai, attended by people from over 25 countries.
...I am an ICF PCC coach and also the co-author of the Six Seconds' EQ Advanced Facilitator and EQ Consultant pathways, as well as author of the EQ Insights series of programs.
A few past experiences...Prior to joining Six Seconds, I worked in the hospitality sector gaining a wide spectrum of
experience in consulting, and supporting organisational change, service, and building world-class teams throughout the Middle East in addition to Africa, India, UK, Europe, China, Russia and America. In 2004 I founded Dynamic Learning in Dubai and this became the platform from which I joined Six Seconds.
我个人热爱情感的一个原因al intelligence is….that I've seen how it can support people to live and lead their lives more purposefully
Background...I'm a global citizen, with a multi-cultural family, who's had the good fortune to live in six countries - and in the past 20 witness the dynamic change across the Middle East
Favorite...whether at home or far away, my favourite moments are spent making memories with my partner and our grown-up children
I'd love to talk to you about ...how EQ can support their journey to be more
My Noble Goal is...Being there in support and understanding
我的工作是关于…Supporting the practice of EQ to change the world
Professional accomplishments include...I've facilitated Six Seconds EQ certifications both virtually and in person since 2017. I am a co-author of the new Self Science curriculum. I'm a graduate of the EQ Coach Certification and a PCC coach with the ICF since 2020.
A few past experiences...Before joining Six Seconds I worked in Education. I have taught in Kindergarten, Primary School, Secondary School and Tertiary Education specializing in English. I designed and facilitated English language programs in Hospitality.
我个人热爱情感的一个原因al intelligence is….I'm profoundly passionate about EQ as I have experienced how it can make a difference first hand.
Favorite...My favourite hobby is pilates.
I'd love to talk to you about ...the body, mind and heart connection
Peter Hatherley-Greene, PhD
My Noble Goal is...Provide impactful learning moments
我的工作是关于…Raise awareness and practice of EQ in the MEAI region
Professional accomplishments include...Presenter at the World EQ Summit (18-20 November, 2017), Dubai, UAE on the
topic of “Debunking Arab Stereotypes.” Facilitated a week-long workshop on EQ and other soft skills for members of the Parliament of Ghana (20-25 September, 2021). Consistently receive excellent feedback from participants across a diverse range of business sectors.
A few past experiences...I pioneered the introduction of student-centred learning using computer technology at Waihi School, New Zealand (1987-1995). Chaired a very busy Foundations Department at two Higher Colleges of Technology Men's colleges for six years.
我个人热爱情感的一个原因al intelligence is….I've witnessed the positive impact of EQ upon people's professional and personal lives
Favorite...My favorite summer activity is hiking in the European Alps. In winter, skiing in the European Alps
I'd love to talk to you about ...I'm hugely interested in neuroscience
Sereen Abu Maizer
My Noble Goal is...To inspire people to create a life worth living
我的工作是关于…促进证书ification courses and growing the EQ community in Arabic
Professional accomplishments include...I've delivered Arabic certifications across the region,
300+ emotional intelligence assessments and debriefs, and presented on emotional intelligence in Arabic to a wide range of audiences.
A few past experiences...I facilitated training courses focusing on EQ , Wellbeing and Customer service Since 2012, and spoken at numerous events and conferences including:
• The World EQ Summit held in India in 2017
• The World EQ Summit held in the U.A.E in 2017
• Jordan’s 2017 Women’s Entrepreneurship Day
• Jordan’s EQ summit 2018
• Grow U festival 2020
• UNYP Hope campaign 2021 and many more
Previously I worked in banking. This opened the door for comprehensive communication and customer service relevant skills where I found myself responsible for spreading the expertise built and acquired over these years.
我个人热爱情感的一个原因al intelligence is…. EQhelped me in my personal journey, It made me be more aware and intentional which was reflected on my wellbeing and relationships .. When I was introduced to Six Seconds model ... all my life made sense which encouraged me to do the same with people around me.
I'd love to talk to you about ...Listening to your stories.. discuss ideas... Neuroscience... Behavior
I feel privileged when someone allows me to join their awareness journey. It’s my greatest passion in life – to be a part of change for the greater good, a better future for all of us.
The EQ Network in MEAI includes a wonderful community of emotional intelligence practitioners in business, education, government — plus Network Leader volunteers sharing EQ around the region. In addition, we are honored to partner with a range of business and education organizations utilizing Six Seconds tools and methods as a core of their work.