Igniting Emotional Engagement with Lisa Earle McLeod
Learn how to win the hearts and minds of your employees, peers, and boss in order to make you more successful.
46m 19s • COURSE
Developing Adaptability as a Manager with Dorie Clark
Become a more adaptable leader. Learn adaptive thinking skills to respond to change in positive, resilient ways and seize new opportunities.
33m 3s • COURSE
Managing High Potentials with Sara Canaday
Learn how to more successfully manage high potentials, the employees who have the potential to be the future leaders of the organization.
17m 31s • COURSE
Managing High Performers with Sara Canaday
Learn innovative strategies for successfully managing—and retaining—your most exceptional employees.
16m 26s • COURSE
Managing Experts with Sara Canaday
Learn how to effectively manage the experts on your team. Explore strategies that can help you meet their expectations and provide them with the support they need to grow and excel.
15m 24s • COURSE
Coaching Employees through Difficult Situations with Lisa Earle McLeod
In this scenario-based course, learn how to coach your employees through challenging situations. Discover how to coach someone who's older than you, how to motivate employees who have been demoted or promoted, and more.
47m 16s • COURSE
Coaching Skills for Leaders and Managers with Sara Canaday
Learn coaching skills that can help you develop your employees and add value to your organization.
34m 16s • COURSE
Managing Organizational Change for Managers with Donna Brighton
Successful change starts at the top. Learn how to communicate, reinforce, and lead your team through change.
1h 22m • COURSE
You'll advance your skills as a manager with these experts
Lisa Earle McLeod
Sales leadership expert Lisa Earle McLeod is a popular keynote speaker, author, and consultant.
Lisa created the "noble purpose" concept and strategy after her research revealed that organizations driven by a noble purpose outperformed the market by over 350%. A sought-after keynote speaker who has rocked the house everywhere from Apple to Peterbilt Trucks, Lisa is known for her cutting-edge ideas, practical techniques, and inspirational humor. She is the author of four best-selling books on leadership, sales, and personal development. Her book Selling with Noble Purpose: How to Drive Revenue and Do Work That Makes You Proud has been a game changer at global firms like Flight Centre, Hootsuite, and Roche. She is also the sales leadership expert for Forbes.com, and she has appeared on NBC Nightly News, The Today Show, Oprah.com, and Good Morning America.
Dorie Clark is an adjunct professor of business administration at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.
Dorie is also the author of Reinventing You and Stand Out, which was named the number one leadership book of 2015 by Inc. magazine and was a Washington Post best-seller. A former presidential campaign spokeswoman, Dorie was described by the New York Times as an "expert at self-reinvention and helping others make changes in their lives."
She is a frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review, Time, and Entrepreneur. Recognized as a branding expert by the Associated Press, Inc., and Fortune, Dorie is a marketing strategy consultant and speaker for clients including Google, Microsoft, Yale University, Fidelity, the U.S. State Department, and the World Bank. You can download her free 42-page Stand Out self-assessment workbook and learn more at dorieclark.com.
Sara Canaday is a leadership development expert, speaker, and author.
In her work, Sara helps companies maximize the contributions of their leaders for bottom-line impact. Drawing on her 15 years of corporate experience, Sara has a unique gift for connecting with audiences and ensuring they walk away with actionable strategies for positive change—strengthening leadership skills, improving business relationships, and enhancing performance.
Sara's career spans more than 20 years, including senior executive positions in sales, operations, and organizational development with USAA and Texas Mutual. After forming her own company, Sara began sharing her expertise in leadership development, executive presence, branding, and emotional intelligence. Her insights have led hundreds of teams and individuals nationwide to make strategic changes with impressive results.
Sara is a member of both the National Speakers Association and the Global Speakers Federation, and is an adjunct executive coach with the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL). She is certified in the CCL suite of 360-degree multi-rater feedback instruments, and she is accredited through Multi-Health Systems to administer the EQ-i 2.0 Emotional Intelligence assessments.
Sara has been featured in a number of publications and broadcasts, most notably Forbes, The Huffington Post, Psychology Today, CNBC, and the American Management Association's Leadership-Wired. Sara is also the author of a popular business book, You—According to Them: Uncovering the blind spots that impact your reputation and your career.
Donna Brighton is a world-class expert in culturally intelligent change.
Donna helps leaders, throughout the world, amplify their impact, build powerfully, productive teams, and confidently create change that succeeds.
In addition to her consulting work, Donna is the architect of multiple leadership communities, including Leadership: Chicago. These communities are dedicated to leaders and learners who profit from passionately living out their purpose, making the most of their potential while creating workplaces of flourishing. She is also the co-founder of Leadership Uncorked, which combines three of her passions: brilliant leaders, insightful learning, and exceptional wine.
A recognized thought leader in the field of organizational change Donna was co-editor for the People & Strategy Journal special edition on change management. She is past president of the Association of Change Management Professionals (ACMP), a global organization dedicated to the advancement of the change management profession and served as a member of the board of directors since its inception.
Donna holds a master's degree in organizational leadership as well an advanced certification in organizational change management. She has been a professor for DePaul University's MBA program and an instructor for the American Management Association. Donna is a Pittsburgh native who remains loyal to all things black & gold, despite living in Chicago.