June 23, 2017 /

Micro-Resilience

Join us for our next WiseTalk on Thursday, July 20, 2017 from 11-12pm PST, as Sue hosts Bonnie St. John, an Olympic Medalist,  Rhodes Scholar, a highly sought after keynote speaker, a Fortune 500 leadership consultant, and dubbed “one of the five most inspiring women in America,” by NBC Nightly News. The celebrated author of seven books, Bonnie co-authored her latest work, MICRO-RESILIENCE: Minor Shifts for Major Boosts in Focus, Drive, & Energy, with her husband, and former entertainment industry CEO, Allen Haines. As CEO of the Blue Circle Leadership Institute, Bonnie leads several international virtual leadership programs including Transformational Leadership – designed to address the unique challenges of multicultural women in the workplace.

Follow her on Twitter: @BonnieStJohn

About Bonnie:

Despite having her right leg amputated at age five, Bonnie St. John became the first African-American ever to win medals in Winter Olympic competition, taking home a silver and two bronze medals at the 1984 Winter Paralympics in Innsbruck, Austria.  In recognition of this historic achievement, Bonnie was quoted on millions of Starbucks coffee cups and was honored with her portrait in the Main Hall of Trinity College at Oxford as a distinguished alumna.

Bonnie has achieved the highest levels of success in a variety of endeavors throughout her life.  In addition to her success as a Paralympic athlete, she is a bestselling author, a highly sought after keynote speaker and leadership consultant for the Fortune 500, a television and radio personality, and an experienced conference facilitator. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard University, and won the Rhodes Scholarship. Upon her return to the United States, Bonnie was appointed by President Clinton as a Director for Human Capital Issues on the White House National Economic Council.

Today, Bonnie travels the globe speaking, leading seminars, and researching her various writing projects. She frequently donates personal appearances at schools, homeless shelters, community groups, and other organizations in hundreds of locations while traveling for corporate clients. As CEO of the Blue Circle Leadership Institute, Bonnie leads several international virtual leadership programs including Transformational Leadership – designed to address the unique challenges of multicultural women in the workplace. The celebrated author of seven books, Bonnie co-authored her latest work, MICRO-RESILIENCE: Minor Shifts for Major Boosts in Focus, Drive, & Energy, with her husband, former entertainment industry CEO, Allen Haines.

Bonnie St. John has been featured extensively in both national and international media including: The Today Show, CNN, CBS Morning News, NBC News, PBS, NPR, and The New York Times, as well as People, “O”, and Forbes, Success, and Essence magazines, to name just a few. She recently served her country on the Official Presidential Delegation to the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro,

NBC Nightly News called Bonnie, “One of the five most inspiring women in America.”

For more information, please see: http://bonniestjohn.com

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May 24, 2017 /

Leading Well from Within

Sue hosts Daniel Friedland, MD., an internationally recognized thought leader on stress, resilience, mindfulness and the neuroscience of leadership. He is the author of Leading Well from Within: A Neuroscience and Mindfulness-Based Framework for Conscious Leadership. Daniel helps you make a shift that could transform stress, overwhelm and burnout to become a more energized, compassionate, values-based high performance leader, and create a culture of engagement in your organization.

Daniel and Sue discuss how to:

  • Experience greater control and composure under stress
  • Transform stress into an energy source to meet your challenges
  • Focus your energy and attention to experience meaningful relationships
  • Catalyze your growth as a more conscious and engaged leader

Follow him on Twitter: @FriedlandMD

About Daniel Friedland, MD:

Daniel Friedland, MD, helps business and healthcare organizations transform their leaders and people from stress and burnout into high performing, innovative, engaged leaders and teams so they can take their organizations to the next level in a globally competitive environment. His programs on Leading Well From WithinConscious Leadership, Peak Performance and Cultivating Resilience in Healthcare are evidence-based with a solid foundation in neuroscience and mindfulness practice, and are presented with a warm, engaging human touch.

An internationally recognized thought leader and a passionate and dynamic keynote speaker, educator, coach and consultant, Daniel has worked with diverse businesses, healthcare and nonprofit organizations, and has delivered over 1500 presentations, reaching more than 75,000 health care and business professionals worldwide.

An immigrant from South Africa, Daniel graduated from University of California San Francisco (UCSF) medical school, where he also did his residency in Internal Medicine and a teaching Fellowship. He is the Founding Chair of the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine, Co-Chair of Conscious Capitalism, San Diego and CEO of SuperSmartHealth, where he delivers keynotes, training and coaching on High Performance Conscious Leadership. Daniel is also the author of a new book on Conscious Leadership, called, Leading Well From Within, and author of two other books, Evidence Based Medicine: A Framework for Clinical Practice and The Big Decision, a neuroscience-based approach to making better decisions, which he co-wrote with his 13 year old son Zach.

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