A powerful exploration of what separates great leaders from the rest.  

Intensify your impact and performance, with practical, real world insights, strategies and techniques for ambitious people who want to become widely successful and are not ashamed of it.

If you’re looking for an edge to not only become successful but a groundbreaking leader with a personal stamp that cuts across industries and decades, Lead Beyond 2030 is the book for you.

Are you ready to navigate the future so you can raise the bar high, and thrive in this fast-paced world?

Author, Caroline Kennedy shares so much experience, wisdom, intelligence and pragmatic advice but most importantly a roadmap for leading self, leading others, and leading business to help you rise about the pack, to stand out and rapidly excel your rate of success.

"When the stakes are high, you can't possibly succeed without extraordinary leadership. The future belongs to the skilled leaders who evolve to remain relevant, who are human centric, influential, innovative and adaptable…this is Lead Beyond 2030.”

- Sadhana Smiles, CEO Harcourts Victoria & REIP


  • Are you looking for an edge to advance your career?
  • Do you have the right skills to lead successfully over the next decade and beyond?
  • Are you ready to increase your influence, your impact, your executive presence, and your ability to deliver results?

Well, Lead Beyond 2030 is the book for you.

While some of the core elements of leadership will remain the same over time, such as creating future vision and executing strategy, our future leaders will need a new collection of skills to succeed.

In this book, you’ll discover how to stay relevant and competitive with nine skill accelerators over three primary elements: leading self, leading others, and leading business. By mastering the skills outlined in this book, you’ll be able to become an industry expert who delivers a consistent body of work, a compelling vision, a ground-breaking leadership style, and above all, a personal stamp that cuts across industries and decades. You’ll become a key leader of influence.

There are 3 parts to this book and over 12 detailed chapters -


CHAPTER ONE Embrace Emotional Intelligence as Your New Superpower

CHAPTER TWO  Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Is the Future

CHAPTER THREE  Measuring EQ – It’s About More Than Tools.

CHAPTER FOUR  Developing Self-awareness – Knowing Yourself: A Revolution of Authenticity

CHAPTER FIVE  Becoming a Thought Leader – Coming to Grips with Authority and Executive Presence


CHAPTER SIX  Empathy – Linking Human Behaviour, Performance, Power, and Action

CHAPTER SEVEN  Mastering Influence and Persuasion –Become an Unstoppable Leader of Influence

CHAPTER EIGHT  Empowering and Sustaining High-performance Teams. 


CHAPTER NINE  Adaptability Quotient – Your Silver Bullet to Innovation and Remaining Relevant. 

CHAPTER TEN  Capitalise on Tomorrow – Critical Thinking. 

CHAPTER ELEVEN  Looking at Things Differently – Creative Problem-solving. 


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Caroline Kennedy

About The Author 

Caroline Kennedy is an accomplished CEO in the private and corporate sector with over 25 years of experience under her belt. She has led multinational companies, with annual revenues up to $250 million. Caroline has delivered outcomes such as taking a company from $38Million to $50Million in 18 months in the global financial crisis. Caroline consistently delivers superior financial returns in challenging and highly competitive environments in declining markets.

Caroline now operates one of the fastest-growing executive leadership curriculums in Australia. With a commitment to supporting professionals to raise the bar high, to become high impact leaders who are wildly successful, Kennedy draws on her extensive background in business and leadership. She brings a multi-dimensional approach to break comfort zones and facilitate long-term growth and development. Her work is neuroscience-based to achieve rapid high performance.

The Telstra Business Women's Awards honoured Caroline twice for her achievements in business and leadership, and she received an International Stevie Award in 2019.

Caroline's helped hundreds of Managers, CEOs, MD's and Directors BREAKTHROUGH and take their impact and performance to another level - no matter how successful they already are.

Caroline is a sought after keynote speaker, the leadership futurist and is an authority to watch.

“This book is a must read for executives, helping you to create lasting change in yourself, the people you lead, and in your organisation - no matter the level of leadership position you hold. Success depends on the quality of your leadership, and Lead Beyond 2030 is the starting point to intensify your impact and performance. It contains multiple exercises of reflection and practical tools and techniques to unleash your most powerful self.

- Amy Davidson, Regional General Manager, Westpac


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