Apple's Original Chief Evangelist & Author of 15 Books
Guy Kawasaki is a Silicon Valley icon who first became known as Apple’s Chief Evangelist, launching the MacIntosh with epic success in Apple’s early days. From there he published many game-changing books: Selling the Dream, The Art of the Start, Rules for Revolutionaries, and more. His rich and varied career includes start-ups, venture capital, Garage.com, Advisor to google, and now, a return to his role of Chief Evangelist with Canva, an innovative company aiming to democratize design the same way the Macintosh democratized computers.
In our chat, we discuss Guy’s 15th book coming out soon, Wise Guy: Lessons from a Life, a Chicken Soup for the Soul, (or as he says, “Miso Soup for the Soul”) kind of book, full of stories: the ups and downs of working with Steve Jobs, becoming Brand Ambassador for Mercedes-Benz, reflecting on his family’s immigrant experience, adopting 2 kids from Guatemala, learning to surf at 62, and more. You’ll enjoy this lively interview, filled with wisecracking humor and laughs, as well as heartfelt wisdom about leading, evangelizing, parenting and life.
Harvard Faculty & Author of Immunity to Change
Do you have a personal improvement goal or a change you want to make at work that has proven resistant to your sincerest intentions, smartest plans, and best efforts? Discover a path to personal breakthrough from this Interview with Harvard faculty and 3-time author, Lisa Lahey, revealing deceptively simple insights from Immunity to Change: How to Overcome it and Unlock the Potential in Yourself and Your Organization.
When Oprah Winfrey listed the Top Ten Things You Should Do to Start the New Year Right, number ONE on the list was, “Try the Immunity-to-Change approach." This ground-breaking, award-winning approach has helped tens of thousands of people make lasting changes at work and in their private lives.
Author of EQ Applied
Justin Bariso is the author of the best selling book, EQ Applied, and one of Inc.com's most popular columnists. His thoughts on leadership, management, and emotional intelligence have been featured by TIME, CNBC, and Forbes. He has been recognized repeatedly by LinkedIn as a “Top Voice” in Management and Workplace Culture.
In this age of instant communication, constant distractions, and major conflict, a high emotional intelligence quotient, or EQ, is more important than ever. But what exactly is emotional intelligence? And what does it look like in real life and leadership? In this interview, Justin shows us with current examples of leaders you know, personal experiences and practical ideas to grow your own EQ.
Author of Purposeful & Facebook Exec
In our chat, Head of Facebook Groups, former Change.org President and author of Purposeful: Are You a Manager or a Movement Starter?, Jennifer shares eye-opening stories of leaders in business and social impact who effectively rally others around a common purpose.
Jennifer believes passionately that anyone can create positive change in the world, whether you're at a Fortune 500 company or a local community group; whether you’re an intern or a CEO. From her experience leading Change.org and as an executive at Facebook, Yahoo! and Google, Jennifer shares leadership lessons that bridge the gap between a great idea and real impact.
Best-selling Author of Multipliers
Liz Wiseman is the New York Times best-selling author of Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter, and the bestseller Rookie Smarts.
She writes for Harvard Business Review & Fortune. Liz has appeared on the Thinkers50 list and named one of the top 10 leadership thinkers in the world.
In this conversation, Liz's research and personal stories reveal how "multipliers" bring out the genius in others...and get more than twice the results. Liz will leave you inspired and challenged to take your leadership to the next level.
Best-selling Author, Inc. Columnist
Long-time friend, former colleague and best selling author Steve Farber joins me as a guest on LeadersGetReal. Steve's first book, The Radical Leap: A Personal Lesson in Extreme Leadership, received Fast Company's Readers' Choice Award and was recently named one of the 100 Best Business Books of All Time.
Steve has been named one of Inc.'s global Top 50 Leadership & Management Experts. Steve is currently an Inc. columnist as well as a sought after speaker who combines quick-witted humor and poignant leadership truths.
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