The Inspiration Code

How the Best Leaders Energize People Every Day

The Inspiration Code

Author: Kristi Hedges
Pub Date: June 2017
Print Edition: $24.95
Print ISBN: 9780814437896
Page Count: 288
Format: Hardback
e-Book ISBN: 9780814437902

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“Can anyone be an inspiration? Kristi Hedges answers that question with a resounding yes. The Inspiration Code is a one-of-a-kind guide to becoming the kind of light-up-the-moment leader you aspire to be.” —Daniel H. Pink, author of To Sell Is Human and Drive

“We all know what inspiration feels like, but often struggle to find it. Here’s a book that can help, with plenty of practical tips for having more energizing interactions.”—Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of Originals and Give and Take

“The words we speak, the questions we ask, and the way we listen have a tremendous impact on those around us. The Inspiration Code draws a clear map for those who want to make an impact on others and their world. This book is direct, powerful, and timely. Kristi Hedges shows how effective leaders inspire, motivate, and succeed.” —Frank Sesno, Director of The George Washington University’s School of Media and Public Affairs, Former CNN Washington Bureau Chief, and author of Ask More

“If you think inspirational communications require rare skills, read The Inspiration Code. In chapter after chapter, Kristi Hedges reveals the core communication behaviors that everyone can master, and dispels the myths that hold leaders back.”—Dr. Sydney Finkelstein, Professor of Management and Director of the Center for Leadership at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College; bestselling author of Superbosses and Why Smart Executives Fail

“Informative, instructive, and, yes, inspirational. An essential guide for 21st century leaders.” —Mary Ellen Joyce, Ph.D., Executive Director, Brookings Executive Education

The Inspiration Code is a clear, practical guide to communicating in ways that move others to action. . . . If you’re a leader who wants to drive change, inspire a team, or simply be a better manager, read this book now.” —Atif Rafiq, Chief Digital Officer and SVP of IT, Volvo

“Organizations want inspirational leadership, and that starts with leaders who inspire their teams—day in and day out. The Inspiration Code reveals the small behaviors that have a large impact. Leaders should keep this book on their desks, and go back to it often.” —Amy Hahn, Senior Vice President Marketing, Insights and Digital, Ahold USA

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