Today’s guest first came on the scene with the release of her first book back in 2011.
Her name is Kristi Hedges, and that book was The Power of Presence: Unlock Your Potential to Influence and Engage Others. The book experienced a bit of an inflection point in 2014 and Kristi’s career has been a whirlwind ever since.
Kristi’s new book is titled The Inspiration Code: How the Best Leaders Energize People Every Day. In it, Kristi reveals the surprising, everyday actions that any leader can take to be an inspiring and motivating force.
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In today’s episode, Kristi and I discuss:
- How to be present for more of your conversations
- Effective strategies for getting around overwhelm
- The power of outwardly recognizing the potential in others
- …and much more!
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Kristi in Action
Books Kristi Recommends
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life by James Hollis
The Association of Small Bombs (Fiction) by Karan Mahajan
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