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“Wow! A very dynamic and thought-provoking presentation – Shawn is definitely a very talented and engaging speaker.” Workforce Management

“Shawn pulls his audience into an exciting and compelling story about this new era of leadership. His model of "Actionable Leadership" weaves together a variety of new and emerging perspectives, studies and personal observations from his years interviewing business leaders, thought leaders and academicians. Shawn brings truly infectious passion, energy and humor to this topic! Don't miss an opportunity to learn from Shawn's work!” Kathy Doiron, Global Talent Lab, Starbucks

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We’ve entered a new era. Call it the age of imagination, ideation, conceptualization, creativity, innovation—take your pick. Creativity, mental flexibility, and collaboration have displaced one-dimensional intelligence and isolated determination as core ingredients of competitive advantage.

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Do You Panic or Do You Thrive?

On January 29, 1981, Steve Callahan woke abruptly from a dead sleep in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean on his little 21-foot self-made...
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Why We Learn Faster When We Love It

I have never set a single word down on paper with the thought of being paid for it … I have written because it...
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Only You Can Own Your Own Engagement

“Seek small improvement one day at a time. That’s the only way it happens. And when it happens, it lasts.” – John Wooden I...
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The Small Rituals of Great Teams

In our house if the coffee isn’t ready by the time my wife leaves to teach, her mojo is off for the whole morning....
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Conversations in Leadership with Jennifer Kahnweiler

The Genius of Opposites Jennifer Kahnweiler as she discusses her new book Managing Introverts and Extroverts for Extraordinary Results...

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