Gregg Levoy: Answering the Call to Your Authentic Life

Gregg Levoy: Answering the Call to Your Authentic Life

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Gregg Levoy, Author of Callings and Vital Signs: Published in 1997, Callings was the first book to examine the many kinds of calls we receive. It is a passionate look at our natural search for authenticity. For example, recall a time when you were called to do something like making a career change, return to school or leave a relationship. Or you felt the call to be something more … more creative, authentic,  or more confident as a leader. (more…)
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Cyclist and Author Karsten Drath on Resilience Training

Cyclist and Author Karsten Drath on Resilience Training

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Resilience Training: How well do you manage life's challenges? Life has its ups and downs; that's a given. However, it's not life's challenges alone that inform our character. Rather, it's how we respond to the inevitable challenges life throws our way. Karsten Drath is the author of several books including "Resilient Leadership" and "Rules of Success." (more…)
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Hollywood Artist and Costume Designer, Kristen Anacker on Mastering Potential

Hollywood Artist and Costume Designer, Kristen Anacker on Mastering Potential

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Finding the Confidence to Own Your Talent: Kristen Anacker, an artist and costume designer for movies and TV in Hollywood, has 49 movie credits to her name. Her many career credits reinforced her confidence in her talent. Kristen started designing costumes for her husband’s rock band. When he left, she had no way of expressing her passion and livelihood ... or so she thought. (more…)
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On Mastering Your Influence Potential with Karen Keller

On Mastering Your Influence Potential with Karen Keller

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Karen Keller is the author of Amazon's #1 bestseller Influence: What’s the Missing Piece. “The key to successful leadership is influence, not authority.” ― Ken Blanchard Who is the most influential person who has inspired you? How did they influence you? Was it their character or did they do something that influenced you to take action? (more…)
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Knocking on Heaven’s Door: An Unwelcome Truth

Knocking on Heaven’s Door: An Unwelcome Truth

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Mark and Cynder Niemela: Life was good. We had high expectations for 2018 and it started off so well. Or so I thought.  In 2014, we bought our dream house in the Oakland Hills. We were close to family and friends and were settling into our favorite activities. Mark was playing golf a couple times a week, had a close relationship with his brother, and we had a new puppy that kept him in smiles. A Sudden Change In Interests and Attitude (more…)
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John King Tribal Leadership Part 2

John King Tribal Leadership Part 2

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Teacher, Thought Leader, and Author of Tribal Leadership: I first heard about John King and Tribal Leadership at a conference. Tony Hsieh, the CEO of Zappos and the bestselling author of Delivering Happiness, presented with John. I was a huge fan of Zappos and was impressed by how Tony held John is such high esteem. (more…)
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John King Author and Coach on Tribal Leadership

John King Author and Coach on Tribal Leadership

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Teacher, Thought Leader, and Author of Tribal Leadership: John King is the co-author of The New York Times #1 best-selling book titled Tribal Leadership. This book is noteworthy because it changed the trajectory of thinking about leadership and organizational culture. The premise is simple in theory: every organization is composed of tribes – naturally occurring groups of 20-150 people. However, few organizations have a repeatable roadmap for leveraging natural groups to build thriving and resilient leaders and organizations. (more…)
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James Elfer on Using Science and Creativity to Transform Work

James Elfer on Using Science and Creativity to Transform Work

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James Elfer Joins Us From London England James is the founder and director of MoreThanNow; a behavioral change agency that uses science and creativity to transform work. Their mission is to show that when we look beyond short-term profits, then we can create a better workplace for everyone. This is why James and his team partner with clients who share their belief in social purpose. (more…)
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Paul Breloff, Opportunity in India and Kenya

Paul Breloff, Opportunity in India and Kenya

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Transforming How Talent Meets Opportunity: Paul Breloff is the Co-Founder and CEO of Shortlist, a recruiting technology startup transforming how talent meets opportunity in emerging markets. With a law degree from Yale and experience in microfinance and impact investing, Paul has advised major corporations on access to finance issues globally. (more…)
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