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

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+ Technology Women At Work

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…

Charity & Philanthropy Diversity & Inclusion Entrepreneurship

Episode 120: Make your voice heard with LipRevolt – with Courtney Stewart

Jan. 18, 2021

Courtney Stewart is the Founder and CEO of LipRevolt, a cosmetics brand specializing in lipstick th…

Entrepreneurship Health & Wellness Leadership Networking Podcasters

Episode 119: Becoming a leader worth following – with Heneka Watkis-Porter

Jan. 4, 2021

Heneka Watkis-Porter is an entrepreneur, coach, 5x author and international speaker. As the host of…

Passion Podcasters

Episode 118: Podcasting, creativity and storytelling in 2020 – with Laura Joyce Davis

Dec. 21, 2020

On the Beyond 6 Seconds end of year episode for 2020, host Carolyn Kiel talks with fellow podcaster…

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.