Emotional Intelligence Keynote Speakers

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Emotional Intelligence keynote speakers have transformed the way the world relates to others, educates children, connects with family and friends, and conducts business. They prove with scientific evidence that a leader's emotional competencies have an enormous impact on an organization's bottom line. GDA Speakers has a roster of emotional intelligence speakers to speak to your group about connecting, caring, and compassion.


Keynotes: 5 Books: 2 Videos: 5

Sandy Asch

Learn From The Expert Who Taught The San Diego Zoo to ROAR

Sandy Asch has inspired 40,000+ leaders in 50 countries and 6 languages to navigate change, manage work-life balance and be more RESILIENT! She inspires audiences to UNLEASH their ROAR and bring purpose and passion to their work.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 0 Videos: 9

Chris Bashinelli

Actor & Activist

Actor/Humanitarian whose TV career spans MTV to The Sopranos; celebrated Emcee and Guest Speaker for TedX and the United Nations, at Jane Goodall’s National Leadership Retreat; Published Writer for Huffington Post and Lonely Planet; travels across the world hosting the TV Series Bridge the Gap on PBS TV.

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Keynotes: 2 Books: 6 Videos: 5

Jim Bouchard

The Sensei Leader..helping people become better LEADERS...and leaders become better PEOPLE!

Transformed from a loser to a leader––from a drug abuser to a Black Belt, and later to Sensei, author and international leadership speaker.

Jim helps people become better LEADERS...and leaders become better PEOPLE!

 

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Keynotes: 1 Books: 0 Videos: 5

Mallory Brown

Impact Storyteller, Global Humanitarian, & Keynote Speaker

Mallory Brown is a social entrepreneur, adventure traveler, and humanitarian. She is the founder of World Clothes Line. She runs philanthropic campaigns, backpacking around the globe, raising awareness and encouraging a compassionate world.

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Keynotes: 6 Books: 0 Videos: 2

Colette Carlson

Business Communication & Human Behavior Expert

A crowd-pleasing speaker with proven results, Colette Carlson’s seminars are both informative and laugh-out-loud funny. With a Masters Degree in Human Behavior and a fascination with communication trends, Colette delivers the latest research letting the facts support the fun. Her audiences walk away with new ideas and new energy.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 3 Videos: 3

Henry Evans

Best-Selling Author, Leadership & Accountability Expert

Henry is the Founder and Chief Excellence Officer for Dynamic Results, LLC. He applies the knowledge and experience gleaned from numerous successes and a failure in his own career, augmented by the knowledge gained in working with his executive clients every day.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 0 Videos: 3

Rocky Garza

Challenger | Inspirer | Soul-Shaker || Creating Space to Feel in the Workplace

Rocky is a people expert that challenges audiences to consider their motivations, intentions, and who they are at their CORE. Everyone describes Rocky’s intimate approach as truly transformational. He engages, challenges and pushes for intense clarity and reminds leaders and teams that every person is, at their core, fully human.

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Keynotes: 6 Books: 0 Videos: 1

Dr. Karyn Gordon

Management Consultant and the CEO of DK Leadership: Driving Success through EI.

Dr. Karyn is a professional Management Consultant and the CEO of DK Leadership: Teaching Success Principles For Full Engagment In Work / Life.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 1 Videos: 1

Risha Grant

Diversity Done Differently

Risha Grant is diversity personified. From her race, gender and lifestyle choices, to being a young, small business owner and tackling economic issues, every area of her life intersects diversity. She is also the founder & CEO of Risha Grant LLC, an award-winning diversity consulting and communications firm.

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Keynotes: 7 Books: 9 Videos: 3

Edward Hess

Industry leader, author of Learn or Die and Humility is the New Smart

Professor Edward D. Hess spent more than 20 years in the business world as a senior executive at Warburg Paribas Becker, Boettcher & Company, the Robert M. Bass Group and Arthur Andersen. Author of 12 books, over 100 practitioner articles dealing with growth, innovation, and learning cultures, systems and processes.

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Keynotes: 1 Books: 3 Videos: 4

Arlie Hochschild

Sociology Professor Emerita, UC Berkley, NYT Bestseller

Arlie Hochschild grew up in a very gendered home, with her mother being the care taker and her father the breadwinner. Hochschild drew on these experiences to enable her to do research and write about care giving and having the caring relationship with your children. 

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Keynotes: 7 Books: 1 Videos: 1

Jason Jones, PH.D.

Empowering Leaders to Energize, Engage, and Activate the Best in their People

Dr. Jones is a workplace psychologist, speaker, author, and executive coach. He has spent more than 20 years studying human motivation, performance, and workplace engagement. Jason is a recognized expert in the area of employee motivation, engagement, and leadership development. 

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 3 Videos: 2

Jennifer B. Kahnweiler, Ph.D.

Champion of Introverts, Global Speaker and Author

Jennifer has been a global thought leader in helping introverts find their leadership voice. Her speaking builds on her popular and practical books. She brings 30 plus years of experience consulting in global companies like GE to engage and entertain audiences.

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Keynotes: 10 Books: 5 Videos: 5

Marty Klein

Sex Therapist; Psychotherapist & Couples Counselor; Policy Analyst; Award-Winning Author

Dr. Marty Klein has been a Licensed Marriage Counselor and Certified Sex Therapist for over 30 years. He has done 37,000 sessions with women, men, and couples, focussing on one set of goals: telling the truth about sexuality, helping people feel sexually adequate & powerful, and supporting healthy sexual expression.  

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 3 Videos: 9

Elizabeth Lombardo, Ph.D.

Renowned Psychologist, Best Selling Author, Success Coach

Success starts from within. Whether you want to have a healthy body, booming business, or flourishing relationships, the first step is to rewire your brain and cultivate your peak mindset. Dr. Lombardo teaches practical skills to make lasting transformations in your life.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 1 Videos: 3

Paul J. Long

The FUN Speaker

Paul J Long has provided memorable experiences for organizations across the globe. His concept of Fundamism helps attendees connect to life through FUN while providing tactical behaviors for growth.

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Keynotes: 6 Books: 1 Videos: 5

Eric Maddox

Negotiator, Author, Consultant

Eric Maddox collected the intelligence which led to the exact location of Saddam Hussein. Eric is a consultant and author, he delivers empathy based listening as the number one tool for building trust and maximizing influence in all areas of life.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 10 Videos: 2

Dan Millman

World Champion Athlete, Coach, Bestselling Author

Dan Millman, former world champion athlete, university coach, martial arts instructor, and college professor, has written 16 books published in 29 languages, including Way of the Peaceful Warrior, adapted to film in 2007. Dan speaks worldwide to leaders in business, sports, health, psychology, education, entertainment, and the arts.

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Keynotes: 2 Books: 0 Videos: 3

Tessa Morgan

Mindfulness Expert, Accredited Trainer in Emotional Intelligence & Personal Growth Coach

Tessa Todd Morgan is a professional speaker, certified yoga instructor, personal growth coach and accredited trainer in Emotional Intelligence. As the Founder of TRIESSENCE, Tessa has coached hundreds of individuals and organizations to achieve a balance of physical, mental and spiritual wellness.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 4 Videos: 15

Leslie Morgan Steiner

NYT Best-Selling Author, Columnist for The Washington Post, Corporate Executive, Domestic Violence Survivor

Leslie Morgan Steiner is a master of engaging men and women in today's most important women's leadership issues -- parenthood, relationships, and work/family balance.

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Keynotes: 1 Books: 0 Videos: 4

Dr. Henry Kasonde Musoma

Director of Development (Global Engagement), Academic Affairs, Texas A&M Foundation

Dr. Musoma seeks to facilitate transformational change through intentional, courageously honest dialogue. His personal mission is to educate, excite and empower leaders for leadership. 

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 0 Videos: 6

Tim O'Shea

The Agent of Change

With an entertaining style and good-natured humor, Tim O’Shea provides insights on how to make your approach to teamwork, leadership, and managing change more effective. He combines his corporate background and training in law enforcement & intelligence tactics to help organizations thrive during change. He's also darn funny...just ask him.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 1 Videos: 3

JP Pawliw-Fry

New York Best Selling Author - Performing Under Pressure

An internationally renowned thought leader on the subject of leadership, performance and managing under pressure, JP was one of the highest rated lecturers at the prestigious Kellogg School of Management’s Executive Education Program. He now acts as an adviser to numerous Fortune 100 companies.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 0 Videos: 5

Jeremy Poincenot

World Blind Golf Champion

Jeremy advises organizations on making key shifts with overcoming adversity. Jeremy inspires audiences all over the country, spreading his story of overcoming adversity and encouraging others to gain perspective in their own lives. Through losing his eyesight, Jeremy learned the importance of interdependence.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 1 Videos: 3

Clint Pulver

Author, Musician and Workforce Expert

Clint Pulver is a motivational keynote speaker, author, musician, and workforce expert. A Professional Drummer for over 20 years, he’s played with top headlining fellow musicians.  He has appeared on America’s Got Talent and in feature films with actors such as Jack Black and John Heder. 

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Keynotes: 8 Books: 5 Videos: 3

Mike Robbins

An Expert in Teamwork, Emotional Intelligence and The Powers of Appreciation and Authenticity

He has inspired tens of thousands of people around the world to reach new levels of awareness and productivity, both personally and professionally. Mike teaches people important techniques that allow them to be more grateful, appreciative, and authentic with others and themselves.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 2 Videos: 2

Sara Roberts

The Expert in Future-Proofing your Company and its Culture

Sara Roberts is a leading authority and hands-on expert on organizational transformation, culture, and building purpose-led companies. She's known for helping Fortune 500 company leaders to future-proof their organizations by building a culture that's their source for adaptability, flexibility, and ingenuity.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 1 Videos: 1

David Romanelli

Bestselling Author, Wellness Innovator, and Entrepreneur

As a bestselling author, wellness innovator, and entrepreneur, David Romanelli brings a unique, seasoned, and entertaining approach to today's pressing challenges of work-life balance, stress, information overload, and the overall desire to live a happier, healthier life.

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Keynotes: 6 Books: 0 Videos: 2

Sara Ross

Chief Vitality Officer at BrainAMPED

Sara Ross is a Speaker and the Chief Vitality Officer at BrainAMPED, a research and strategy firm dedicated to redefining how we succeed at work and thrive in life by sharing brain-based, vitality-enhancing strategies to create healthier, happier, high performing leaders and workplaces.

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Keynotes: 1 Books: 1 Videos: 5

Eric Saperston

Captivating Keynote Speaker Inspires People to Produce Extraordinary Results

"What It Takes To Be Extraordinary" Eric's keynote address talks about his journey cold-calling the most powerful people in the world and taking them out for coffee. His presentation explores the common traits, motivating factors and core beliefs which enable everyday people to produce extraordinary lives.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 3 Videos: 9

Dr. Steve Taubman

Empowerment Expert, Results Catalyst, Hypnotist, Humorist

Dr. Steve is an expert at helping people break through mental barriers and harness their subconscious minds for success. Using humor and astonishment, he guides his audience to laugh, gasp, think, and laugh some more, leaving them with powerful tools to transform their work and personal lives.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 0 Videos: 4

Krister Ungerböck, Leadership Archaeologist

Award Winning CEO, Author, Global Leadership Expert, CEO Coach

Krister Ungerböck is the world’s first Leadership Archaeologist™.  He travels the world to unearth the most powerful – and often surprising – models, ideas, and secrets of leadership.

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Keynotes: 2 Books: 0 Videos: 3

Tom Varano

Inspirational Speaker/Performance Speed Painter/Entertainer

Emotion Into Art™ is a speed painting show that wows the audience with speed paintings of famous faces, created in minutes, set to loud, powerful music. Some of the pieces are created upside down, then flipped during the process for the 'reveal'.

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Keynotes: 2 Books: 0 Videos: 2

David R. Williams

Professor of Public Health and Profess of African American Studies and Sociology at Harvard University

Dr. Williams is internationally recognized as a leading social scientist focused on social influences on health. His research has enhanced our understanding of the complex ways in which race, racism, socioeconomic status, stress, health behaviors and religious involvement can affect physical and mental health.

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