The Connection Challenge™: How Executives Create Power and Possibility in the Age of Distraction by Alan Samuel Cohen reveals the path leaders can take to transform their businesses and lives.
In today’s business world, everyone — from the most successful executives down to small business owners and freelancers — are faced with the same ultimatum: How to produce higher profits and productivity without getting caught in the web of Digital Distraction. The Connection Challenge™ demonstrates how to connect to yourself first, then to the heart of your business and to those you serve. Simply put, everything that you want is available to you through the power of connection.
In this book you will learn:
How Alan Samuel Cohen derived tools from his years as an executive coach that accelerate interpersonal growth, resulting in increased productivity
How to gain the insights and awareness needed to create powerful connections and deliver outstanding performance
The time-tested formula of how to overcome distraction and channel your focus and drive into breakthrough success
New leadership essentials that will lead to building highly successful teams
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About The Author
Alan Samuel Cohen is a results-driven transformational executive leadership coach, corporate trainer, and professional speaker. Hundreds of senior executives and entrepreneurs have worked with Alan to become more inspired and connected to their lives and goals, resulting in greater performance, highly improved business results, and transformed organizations. Notable clients have included MetLife, NBC/Bravo, Bloomberg, OnDeck, and Edelman Public Relations.
Alan has been a professional coach since 2007. Before that, he worked for twenty-five years in marketing and human resources; most notably, he was Scholastic Inc.’s Director of Marketing, leading the team that promoted the acclaimed Harry Potter book series. Alan then moved to director of corporate training and development for Scholastic, where he established and supervised the company’s management training curriculum.
Alan holds a BA in English and Theatre from Connecticut College and an MBA from Fordham University’s Graduate School of Business. He is one of only two thousand Professional Certified Coaches in the world. Alan has been a trainer for The Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC). He is certified in the Energy Leadership Index Assessment and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator.
Alan is the author of "Those Difficult Talks for PR Pros: How Best to Say What Needs to be Said to Clients, Colleagues, and Employees." Alan also cofounded “The Positivity Project,” an initiative intended to create global optimism in the workplace.