Deal Announcement: “The Emotionally Strong Leader”
The Emotionally Strong Leader: An Inside-Out Journey to Transformational Leadership by Carolyn Stern aims to turn the way people think about leadership on its head. An actionable book backed by decades of field experience and top science on emotions and behavior, Stern provides readers a six-step self-coaching model to enhance their emotional intelligence. For leaders, managing their emotions and leading with a strong mind and a kind heart while using a set of clear, simple, and tested skills and strategies will enable them to connect more authentically and communicate more effectively with their colleagues and teams. This kind of connection and communication creates an environment of trust and belonging that will spur engagement, spike curiosity, and engender fraternity in the workplace. Stern’s model is the tool leaders need to uncover their barriers to growth and change, set personal goals, and tap into their motivation. It will give them the means and drive to manage the hurdles life throws at them, dramatically impacting their performance, results, and happiness. Acquired by publisher + president Chris Labonté. Releasing September 2022.
Carolyn Stern is the President and CEO of EI Experience—an executive leadership development and emotional intelligence training firm. She is a certified Emotional Intelligence and Leadership Development Expert, professional speaker, and university professor. Carolyn’s emotional intelligence courses and modules have been adopted by leading universities in North America. She has also provided comprehensive training programs to business leaders across the continent in highly regarded corporations encompassing industries such as technology, finance, manufacturing, advertising, education, healthcare, government, and foodservice. This is her first book. Carolyn lives and works in Vancouver, British Columbia.