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“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

“Shawn was one of (if not the) best speakers we have ever had!  Thank you so much.” ASTD

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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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    An Easy Trick to Building Inclusion: Lessons from the Playground

    On the playground, at recess, at our daughter’s elementary school, there is something called the Buddy Bench. According to Annie, it’s where you can...
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    You may be more afraid of success than failure

    Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. – T.S. Eliot Sometimes, failing is easy....
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    Good Things Happen When You Live Your Values

    On Monday, August 29, 2005 Hurricane Katrina made it’s third and most devastating landfall with sustained winds of over 125mph. Inside the headquarters of...
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    Conversations in Leadership with Jodi Detjen

    The Orange Line: A Woman’s Guide to Integrating Career, Family and Life New age, same struggles. See how women...

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