- 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 -
PART ONE - LEADING SELF
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.
PART TWO - LEADING OTHERS
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.
PART THREE - LEADING BUSINESS.
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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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
PRAISE FOR LEAD BEYOND 2030
“Caroline Kennedy has given us so much intelligence, experience and wisdom here. She’s walked the path of executive leadership as a CEO. Grounded in research and practical experience, this book is for every leader who wants to make a real long-lasting difference. An invaluable tool for rethinking leadership and remaining relevant.”
COO, Workwear Group
“Caroline Kennedy takes us on a thought provoking journey to realise that what worked in the past, won't work tomorrow. Transformational leadership is often more about unlearning than learning - her to the point writing style challenges you to cast aside traditional ideas of role models and behaviours. Lead Beyond 2030 is a force multiplier for anyone who doesn't want to get left behind.”
Managing Director, Integral Group
“The business landscape is in a cycle of continuous change, in the last decade, the turbulent conditions have forced leaders to operate at hyper speed with a focus on the short to medium term. Caroline Kennedy provides compelling insights into the criticality of self-examination and self-reflection with tangible examples of the skills that a leader at the helm will need to navigate the chaotic conditions of the 21st century, one that is very self-aware and importantly leads with precision and impact.
For far too long many leaders have shied away from being emotionally intelligent, but the future requires the opposite. Lead Beyond 2030, shares the skills, techniques, processes and the thinking that will dramatically impact our future.”
Chief Executive Officer, SMCT
“A must read for all leaders; captivating you from the first page it will take you on a journey of self-discovery, awareness and a desire to lead from the heart with kindness, compassion and true inspiration. Infused with relevant and practical tips based on science and first-hand experience, Kennedy clearly captures the essence of what true leadership is all about and offers tools, advice and strategies to teach how to be not only a successful but exceptional leader. Finally, an inspiring book that gives us all hope for a wiser, more compassionate and generous leadership culture taking us into the next decade and beyond.”
Chief Executive Officer, SynxBody
“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. ”
Regional General Manager - Westpac
“As Albert Einstein once said, “we can’t solve our problems with the same thinking, which created them.” Lead Beyond 2030 explores how business leadership is evolving, just like human development, leadership is evolving from a place of mindfulness. Being self aware is key, and it starts with the reflection in the mirror, which needs to be nurtured with regular yet simple self regulation. This book offers an abundance of tools, strategies and practical advice for leaders who want to reach more of their full potential.”
Workplace Relations Advisor, Australian Hotel Association
“With broad Senior Executive and CEO experience across many industry sectors and an in-demand global Executive Coach, Caroline has a unique insight into how businesses around the world operate. This book convinces readers to cast aside conventional ideas of leadership role models, tells a story of the future of leadership and provides practical advice on how to navigate the future so you too can raise the bar high, and thrive in this fast-paced world.”
CEO, You Legal
“Leadership is not about talent, it's a skill, and Lead Beyond 2030 modernises conventional leadership, it lays out the fundamental principles that give leaders the edge to expedite their career and intensify their impact. Everyone will get something out of this book, whether you're an MD leading a multimillion dollar company, or you lead a department, a small team, or just yourself. In this time of economic uncertainty and fierce competition, there has never been a better time to adapt successfully to remain relevant.”