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Webinar: Real Leadership and the Pinocchio Principle: How to Unleash Genius in Yourself and Others
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Webinar: Real Leadership and the Pinocchio Principle: How to Unleash Genius in Yourself and Others

 Export to Your Calendar 6/9/2020
When: Tuesday, June 9, 2020
1:00 PM ET
Where: Webinar
United States
Presenter: Diane Bolden
Contact: 781-876-8818

Online registration is available until: 6/9/2020
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Do you ever feel like the price of performing at a high level and making a big impact in your field is living with a continual level of stress, pressure and overwhelm?  If you long to experience more passion, meaning, and joy in your work (and your life) without sacrificing your ability to get results, this presentation is for you.  You’ll come away with the insight necessary to break out of dynamics you wouldn’t otherwise be aware of so you can maximize your effectiveness, experience more joy in your work, and unearth Genius in yourself and your organization.

Key points include:

  • How to recognize Genius in yourself and those you lead
  • What factors cause Genius to be suppressed
  • The five essential shifts leaders must make to bring Genius to the forefront  



  Diane Bolden is passionate about working with leaders to unleash human potential. An executive coach, speaker, author and organization development professional with more than 25 years of experience in leadership development, coaching and consulting, Diane has worked with managers, directors, officers and boards in Fortune 100 and 500 companies and nonprofit organizations to achieve higher levels of performance and success by helping them to bring out the best in themselves and everyone around them. Her first book, The Pinocchio Principle: Becoming a Real Leader – How to Unearth Genius in Yourself and Those You Lead, was published in 2011.

Diane has a Masters in Business Administration from Arizona State University and a bachelor's degree from the University of Arizona. She is a Certified Corporate Coach and a graduate of Corporate Coach University. 

Diane is committed to working with leaders who seek to continually improve themselves so they can make a larger impact and contribution to their organizations, their communities and everyone around them. She has helped her clients and their teams get to the heart of their challenges and tackle their most significant issues and opportunities while learning to access and utilize their own internal wisdom, intuition, and natural talent.

Diane has proven expertise in leadership development. She has taught, facilitated and designed numerous programs over the years, and worked with managers, directors and vice presidents/officers and their teams to help them learn and apply strategies for improving their effectiveness. Her experiences led her to recognize that people learn best when they are faced with challenges that require them not only to develop new skills but to effectively apply them. She complements this knowledge with the philosophy that often what is required is not only learning, but unlearning. As Diane works with her clients to align their intentions and actions with desired results, she also helps them identify and eliminate habits, patterns and assumptions that keep them from doing their best work.

Many coaches shy away from advising their clients, leaving them at a loss as to how to best approach organizational and leadership challenges. Diane draws from her experience and knowledge of organizational behavior and leadership development and blends it with a powerful coaching approach that allows people to access their own wisdom and leverage their strengths to rise up to challenges and opportunities.  

Diane is a native Phoenician who is happily married and blessed with three beautiful children. 

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