Beyond 6 Seconds

Beyond 6 Seconds

Tune into the Beyond 6 Seconds podcast to hear extraordinary stories from everyday people. Each episode features inspiring stories of life and creativity, triumph and struggle. Host Carolyn Kiel interviews people who are starting their own businesses, giving back to their communities, and working with exciting new technologies to advance our world. We also talk about specific ways that our listeners can help support them and their work, so that their stories can continue to evolve. Who knows, their stories may even provide you some extra inspiration to develop your own talents and passions!

Recent Episodes

Writers Diversity & Inclusion Storytelling

Episode 126: The Life Autistic -- with Hunter Hansen

April 12, 2021

Hunter Hansen is an autistic content creator on YouTube and Instagram and a blogger on thelifeautis…

Entrepreneurship Women At Work Diversity & Inclusion Passion Charity & Philanthropy Society & Culture

Episode 125: Changing the world through community service -- with Nichelle Walker

March 29, 2021

TW/CW: Mentions of domestic violence Nichelle Walker is a passionate community service advocate who…

Diversity & Inclusion Storytelling Disability

Episode 124: Authentic representation of people with disabilities in the media – with Julia Ward

March 15, 2021

Julia Ward is an actor and filmmaker whose award-winning documentary, in.clu.sion, is raising aware…

Diversity & Inclusion Society & Culture Storytelling

Episode 122: I am not a unicorn: a Black man's experiences in America -- with Kevin M. Yates

Feb. 15, 2021

Kevin M. Yates is a learning & development leader with a career spanning 20+ years, a sought-after …

Careers Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Lgbtq+ Women At Work Technology

Episode 121: Don’t believe everything you think – with Elaine Montilla

Feb. 1, 2021

Elaine Montilla is an accomplished senior executive who has been an IT leader in higher education f…

About the Host

Carolyn Kiel

Carolyn Kiel is an experienced training and talent development leader who helps global companies prepare their employees to succeed in changing business environments. As the Host and Producer of Beyond 6 Seconds, she has created a platform where entrepreneurs, creators and leaders can showcase their candid and inspiring stories. Carolyn has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Vassar College and a Master of Arts in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University.